The Government of Sri Lanka says that progress has been made in the drafting of new Counter Terrorism Legislation. MORE..
20 Mar 2018 (12:45 PM)
Indian government told the Madras High Court that there is no legal basis for India to invoke the jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) since there is no treaty, including human rights treaties, under which the alleged attacks by Sri Lankan Navy against Indian fishermen could be established as human rights violation. MORE..
20 Mar 2018 (9:47 AM)
The United States has expressed concern over ongoing reports of human rights violations and abuses by members of the security services, and recent attacks targeting members of religious minority communities in Sri Lanka. MORE...
20 Mar 2018 (3:20 PM)