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Unsilenced: Male Rape by the Sri Lankan Security Forces
September 19, 2018
Unsilenced: Male Rape by the Sri Lankan Security Forces
A new report documents the widespread use of sexual torture on male Tamil detainees.
Unsilenced: Male Rape by the Sri Lankan Security Forces
Why Sri Lanka Doesn't Trust the UN
August 10, 2016
Why Sri Lanka Doesn't Trust the UN
Popular opinion in Sri Lanka views the UN's human rights efforts as a form of neocolonialism.
Why Sri Lanka Doesn't Trust the UN
Another High-Level US Visit to Sri Lanka This Week
December 14, 2015
Another High-Level US Visit to Sri Lanka This Week
In light of another visit by senior U.S. government officials, Colombo should clarify a few transitional justice issues.
Another High-Level US Visit to Sri Lanka This Week
Sri Lanka Talks Big on Human Rights Day
December 11, 2015
Sri Lanka Talks Big on Human Rights Day
The foreign minister’s remarks aren’t as bold as they may at first appear.
Sri Lanka Talks Big on Human Rights Day
The Future of US-Sri Lanka Relations
December 08, 2015
The Future of US-Sri Lanka Relations
As Washington continues to embrace Sri Lanka’s new government, it’s important to remember that America’s next president is unlikely to shake up ties.
The Future of US-Sri Lanka Relations
The Truth About Justice in Sri Lanka
May 13, 2014
The Truth About Justice in Sri Lanka
It is time to be realistic about the chances of achieving accountability on human rights in Sri Lanka.
The Truth About Justice in Sri Lanka
Northeast India Shows High Voter Turnout
April 09, 2014
Northeast India Shows High Voter Turnout
Indian elections, human rights in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh's poor economic outlook and more. South Asia links.
Northeast India Shows High Voter Turnout
India and Sri Lanka: Playing the Long Game?
March 31, 2014
India and Sri Lanka: Playing the Long Game?
Indian policy towards Sri Lanka is caught between the national interest and serving domestic interest groups.
India and Sri Lanka: Playing the Long Game?
Sri Lanka: Waffling India Faces Tough Decision
March 25, 2014
Sri Lanka: Waffling India Faces Tough Decision
Whichever way it votes on an upcoming UNHRC resolution on Sri Lanka, India will offend key constituents.
Sri Lanka: Waffling India Faces Tough Decision
Sri Lanka: Tamil Struggle Continues
December 02, 2013
Sri Lanka: Tamil Struggle Continues
With the Rajapaksa regime intransigent, Tamils hope that foreign pressure can provide the impetus for change.
Sri Lanka: Tamil Struggle Continues
Sri Lanka Under the Microscope
August 26, 2013
Sri Lanka Under the Microscope
The international community has been pushing for progress on human rights in Sri Lanka. Time may be running out.
Sri Lanka Under the Microscope
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