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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Ontario party leaders should focus their attentions at home: Cohnverdict on Sri Lanka’s three decades of civil strife (pitting a Sinhalese-domin
Ontario party leaders should focus their attentions at home: Cohn
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted yesterday
verdict on Sri Lanka’s three decades of civil strife (pitting a Sinhalese-dominated military against the terrorist Tamil Tigers): “Standing together with Tamil Canadians today remembering loved ones killed during the genocide in Sri... Read more
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Salon.com
Sri Lanka’s Cabinet approves office to learn fate of missingof the missing, and counted only 292 people in government detention. Both the
Sri Lanka’s Cabinet approves office to learn fate of missing
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
of the missing, and counted only 292 people in government detention. Both the Sri Lankan government and the defeated Tamil Tigers are accused of serious human rights violations. According to U.N. estimates, up to 100,000 people were killed in... Read more
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CNN
Who in the world really wants Trump to win?Gayani Perera, a shop keeper, also prefers Trump because she believes "Hillary
Who in the world really wants Trump to win?
CNN / Posted 5 days ago
Gayani Perera, a shop keeper, also prefers Trump because she believes "Hillary didn't see our side" in the war against the Tamil Tigers. Clinton was secretary of state during the final months of a 26-year war between the Sri Lankan military and... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Who in the world really wants Trump to win?Gayani Perera, a shop keeper, also prefers Trump because she believes "Hillary
Who in the world really wants Trump to win?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 5 days ago
Gayani Perera, a shop keeper, also prefers Trump because she believes "Hillary didn't see our side" in the war against the Tamil Tigers. Clinton was secretary of state during the final months of a 26-year war between the Sri Lankan military and... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Who in the world really wants Trump to win?Gayani Perera, a shop keeper, also prefers Trump because she believes "Hillary
Who in the world really wants Trump to win?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
Gayani Perera, a shop keeper, also prefers Trump because she believes "Hillary didn't see our side" in the war against the Tamil Tigers. Clinton was secretary of state during the final months of a 26-year war between the Sri Lankan military and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Lost in a black hole after ASIO branded refugee a threatand with the help of a translator. He tells me how he worked as a cameraman fo
Lost in a black hole after ASIO branded refugee a threat
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
and with the help of a translator. He tells me how he worked as a cameraman for a media organisation supportive of the Tamil Tigers in regions under Sri Lankan army control. He says how he came to have a profile as a contact for local and... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Be ready for political compromisesTamil parties, the TNA included, have traditionally taken a non-negotiable stan
Be ready for political compromises
Sunday Observer / Posted 16 days ago
Tamil parties, the TNA included, have traditionally taken a non-negotiable stand on political issues. The now vanquished Tamil Tigers or LTTE used to dub Tamils who disagreed with it as �traitors�. Wickramaratne admitted that the process of... Read more
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New Kerala
Compromise for the sake of Sri Lanka, Tamil diaspora told - newkerala.com #63344Tamil parties, the TNA included, have traditionally taken a non-negotiable stan
Compromise for the sake of Sri Lanka, Tamil diaspora told - newkerala.com #63344
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
Tamil parties, the TNA included, have traditionally taken a non-negotiable stand on political issues. The now vanquished Tamil Tigers or LTTE used to dub Tamils who disagreed with it as "traitors". Wickramaratne admitted that the process of... Read more
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Salon.com
Understanding terrorism: Attacks have a political logic, although they are usually ineffective, scholar saysgroup that carried out the most suicide attacks, he found, was not even religio
Understanding terrorism: Attacks have a political logic, although they are usually ineffective, scholar says
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
group that carried out the most suicide attacks, he found, was not even religious; it was a secular nationalist group, the Tamil Tigers. Abrahms says he agrees with Pape on some of his findings, but disagrees with him on numerous issues, and has... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. urges judiciary reforms in Sri Lanka to avoid delay in justiceinto human rights violations by both sides in the final phase of the war, which
U.N. urges judiciary reforms in Sri Lanka to avoid delay in justice
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
into human rights violations by both sides in the final phase of the war, which ended with the military defeat of the Tamil Tigers separatist guerrillas in 2009. "The government has changed, the war is over. But much of the war machinery is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN urges judiciary reforms in Sri Lanka to avoid delay in justiceinto human rights violations by both sides in the final phase of the war, which
UN urges judiciary reforms in Sri Lanka to avoid delay in justice
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
into human rights violations by both sides in the final phase of the war, which ended with the military defeat of the Tamil Tigers separatist guerrillas in 2009. "The government has changed, the war is over. But much of the war machinery is... Read more
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The Star
U.N. urges judiciary reforms in Sri Lanka to avoid delay in justiceinto human rights violations by both sides in the final phase of the war, which
U.N. urges judiciary reforms in Sri Lanka to avoid delay in justice
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
into human rights violations by both sides in the final phase of the war, which ended with the military defeat of the Tamil Tigers separatist guerrillas in 2009. "The government has changed, the war is over. But much of the war machinery is... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Dheepan’ Review: Jacques Audiard’s Palme d’Or Winner Is a Searing Immigrant Dramalimbo. “Dheepan” opens with a man (Anthonythasan) in the bloodied uniform of Sr
‘Dheepan’ Review: Jacques Audiard’s Palme d’Or Winner Is a Searing Immigrant Drama
Houston Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
limbo. “Dheepan” opens with a man (Anthonythasan) in the bloodied uniform of Sri Lanka’s anti-government rebel group the Tamil Tigers, a dazed look on his face as he burns the corpses of colleagues. Subsequently, at a crowded refugee camp, armed... Read more
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Darien News-Review
‘Dheepan’ Review: Jacques Audiard’s Palme d’Or Winner Is a Searing Immigrant Dramalimbo. “Dheepan” opens with a man (Anthonythasan) in the bloodied uniform of Sr
‘Dheepan’ Review: Jacques Audiard’s Palme d’Or Winner Is a Searing Immigrant Drama
Darien News-Review / Posted 24 days ago
limbo. “Dheepan” opens with a man (Anthonythasan) in the bloodied uniform of Sri Lanka’s anti-government rebel group the Tamil Tigers, a dazed look on his face as he burns the corpses of colleagues. Subsequently, at a crowded refugee camp, armed... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Dheepan’ Review: Jacques Audiard’s Palme d’Or Winner Is a Searing Immigrant Dramalimbo. “Dheepan” opens with a man (Anthonythasan) in the bloodied uniform of Sr
‘Dheepan’ Review: Jacques Audiard’s Palme d’Or Winner Is a Searing Immigrant Drama
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
limbo. “Dheepan” opens with a man (Anthonythasan) in the bloodied uniform of Sri Lanka’s anti-government rebel group the Tamil Tigers, a dazed look on his face as he burns the corpses of colleagues. Subsequently, at a crowded refugee camp, armed... Read more
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New Kerala
Sri Lankan investigators to probe Parliament brawl - newkerala.com #58891guards for Mahinda Rajapaksa stating that such a move placed the former ruler's
Sri Lankan investigators to probe Parliament brawl - newkerala.com #58891
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
guards for Mahinda Rajapaksa stating that such a move placed the former ruler's life at risk as he had defeated the Tamil Tigers in May 2009. Violence then erupted between the two sides before Speaker Jayasuriya was forced to suspend the... Read more
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Aljazeera
World Press Freedom Day: Beware of dictatorial virusesis working for the new president, Maithripala Sirsena, who was elected after th
World Press Freedom Day: Beware of dictatorial viruses
Aljazeera / Posted 27 days ago
is working for the new president, Maithripala Sirsena, who was elected after the end of a horrific war with the Tamil Tigers. She has been allowed back into the country recently after having to flee for her life in 2009. She is pleased... Read more

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