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Sri Lanka: Three Reports Tabled in Parliament
October 22, 2015
Sri Lanka: Three Reports Tabled in Parliament
With the tabling of reports that further underscore the pressing need for a credible accountability process, is Colombo finally ready to act?
Sri Lanka: Three Reports Tabled in Parliament
Sri Lanka: Is Sirisena Ready to Release Tamil Political Prisoners?
October 19, 2015
Sri Lanka: Is Sirisena Ready to Release Tamil Political Prisoners?
Will Tamil political prisoners in Sri Lanka really be released?
Sri Lanka: Is Sirisena Ready to Release Tamil Political Prisoners?
What’s the Deal with Sri Lanka’s Corruption Investigations?
October 09, 2015
What’s the Deal with Sri Lanka’s Corruption Investigations?
Sri Lanka’s government has been talking big about transitional justice, but are corruption investigations floundering?
What’s the Deal with Sri Lanka’s Corruption Investigations?
Sri Lanka’s ‘Accountability’ Dilemma
September 10, 2015
Sri Lanka’s ‘Accountability’ Dilemma
With an important UN Human Rights Council session on the horizon, Colombo’s plan for ‘accountability’ is hotly debated.
Sri Lanka’s ‘Accountability’ Dilemma
Sri Lanka’s New Cabinet is Sworn In, As Geneva Beckons
September 04, 2015
Sri Lanka’s New Cabinet is Sworn In, As Geneva Beckons
As Sri Lanka's new government takes shape, the country's reckoning with its past looms on the horizon.
Sri Lanka’s New Cabinet is Sworn In, As Geneva Beckons
Sri Lanka's August Parliamentary Election, Seen Up Close
August 31, 2015
Sri Lanka's August Parliamentary Election, Seen Up Close
Do Sri Lankans have confidence in the process and practice of their democracy?
Sri Lanka's August Parliamentary Election, Seen Up Close
Sri Lankan Elections: Rajapaksa Falls Short, Wickremsinghe Surges to Near Majority
August 18, 2015
Sri Lankan Elections: Rajapaksa Falls Short, Wickremsinghe Surges to Near Majority
In Sri Lanka's parliamentary vote, former president Rajapaksa falls short of a comeback, leaving the incumbent in place.
Sri Lankan Elections: Rajapaksa Falls Short, Wickremsinghe Surges to Near Majority
Sri Lanka's Political Future Arrives at a Crossroads
August 14, 2015
Sri Lanka's Political Future Arrives at a Crossroads
Will Sri Lanka chose a return to corruption, misrule, and near-authoritarianism?
Sri Lanka's Political Future Arrives at a Crossroads
Sri Lanka and China Wrap Up Silk Route 2015 Military Exercise
July 18, 2015
Sri Lanka and China Wrap Up Silk Route 2015 Military Exercise
Sri Lanka's Army and China's People's Liberation Army just concluded their second-ever joint exercise.
Sri Lanka and China Wrap Up Silk Route 2015 Military Exercise
The US-Sri Lanka Lovefest Continues – For Now
June 07, 2015
The US-Sri Lanka Lovefest Continues – For Now
The United States should moderate its optimism on Sri Lanka -- Colombo still has a long way to go on human rights.
The US-Sri Lanka Lovefest Continues – For Now
What Does Regime Change in Sri Lanka Mean for the United States?
April 30, 2015
What Does Regime Change in Sri Lanka Mean for the United States?
Is the Obama administration too eager to embrace Sri Lanka’s new government?
What Does Regime Change in Sri Lanka Mean for the United States?
Sri Lanka: Can Sirisena Deliver on Reforms?
April 14, 2015
Sri Lanka: Can Sirisena Deliver on Reforms?
What has Sri Lanka's Maithripala Sirisena manage to achieve in his first three months in office?
Sri Lanka: Can Sirisena Deliver on Reforms?
Sri Lanka Sacks Military Governor in Tamil-Majority North
January 16, 2015
Sri Lanka Sacks Military Governor in Tamil-Majority North
Sri Lanka has replaced the ex-military governor of the country's Tamil-majority north with a civilian.
Sri Lanka Sacks Military Governor in Tamil-Majority North
In Sri Lanka, an Opportunity for National Reconciliation
January 14, 2015
In Sri Lanka, an Opportunity for National Reconciliation
Maithripala Sirisena's ascent presents an historic opportunity for democratic rejuvenation in Sri Lanka.
In Sri Lanka, an Opportunity for National Reconciliation
Sri Lanka's Election Upset: Causes and Effects
January 10, 2015
Sri Lanka's Election Upset: Causes and Effects
Maithripala Sirisena was sworn in as Sri Lankan president after upsetting Mahinda Rajapaksa in national elections.
Sri Lanka's Election Upset: Causes and Effects
Sri Lanka to Hold Early Presidential Elections
October 30, 2014
Sri Lanka to Hold Early Presidential Elections
Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapaksa will seek a third term in office, despite constitutional ambiguities.
Sri Lanka to Hold Early Presidential Elections
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