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 Human Rights Gains in Grave Peril
 Human Rights Gains in Grave Peril
Human Rights Gains in Grave Peril

Respect for fundamental human rights in Sri Lanka is in serious jeopardy following Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s election as president in November 2019, Human Rights Watch said today in its World Report 2020. Rajapaksa, along with his brother Mahinda Rajapaksa, who was named prime minister, were implicated in numerous human rights violations during their previous years in…

HRW - Jan 15 11:51 GMT - more ... [ Tags: HumanRights, UN, WarCrimes ]

Sri Lanka presidential hopeful says won\'t honor deal with UN
Sri Lanka presidential hopeful says won\'t honor deal with UN
Sri Lanka presidential hopeful says won't honor deal with UN

A former Sri Lankan defense chief who is a front-runner in next month's presidential election said Tuesday that if he wins, he won't recognize an agreement the government made with the U.N. human rights council to investigate alleged war crimes during the nation's civil war. If Gotabaya Rajapaksa wins the Nov. 16 election and follows through with his comments, it…

AP - Oct 21 13:03 GMT - more ... [ Tags: Politics, UN, WarCrimes ]

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