23rd March 2017

Stunt man Wimal’s NEXT ”Hunger Strike” continues

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Sinhala extremist NFF Leader and MP Wimal Weerawansa is known for going on ”Fast to death” hunger strike as he and the rest of the world knows that he will not die by the hunger strike. He is known for making stunts and gaining cheap publicity and he is on another  ”Fast to death” hunger strike again for few days. With the blessing of ex President Mahinda Weerawansa went on a ”Fast to death” hunger strike in July 2010 outside the UN headquarters in Colombo but decided to eat after three days, having earlier threatened to starve himself to death.  Wimal Weerawansa was trying to force UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to halt a human rights panel on Sri Lanka. He was trying to stop the world knowing the […]

Speech by Dr. ANBUMANI RAMADOSS MP at the 34th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council – March 22, 2017, Geneva

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Speech by Dr. ANBUMANI RAMADOSS MP at the 34th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council – March 22, 2017, Geneva http://tubestream.tv/view/3AOzikJISNs Item 2 – Interactive Dialogue with High Commissioner’s report on Sri Lanka Mr.President, I’m Dr.Anbumani Ramadoss, Member of Parliament and former Indian Health Minister. I come here on behalf of 78 million Tamil people in India. The Tamils in Sri Lanka has been subjected to constant racial abuses, ethnic cleansing and structural genocide since its independence, which culminated in the killings of more than 1,00,000 Tamils in 2009 by the Sri Lankan Government forces. Even after 8 years Justice has not yet reached the victims. The report of the High Commissioner on Sri Lanka assesses the progress the Government of Sri Lanka […]

Switzerland Urged to Exercise Universal Jurissdiction to Arrest Visiting Ex Sri Lankan Admiral for War Crimes: TGTE

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In his report to the UN Human Rights Council on Sri Lanka, UN Rights Chief Urged Countries to Exercise Universal Jurisdiction to Prosecute War Crimes. GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, March 21, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam (TGTE), have urged the Government of Switzerland to exercise Universal Jurisdiction to arrest visiting Sri Lanka’s retired Rear Admiral Sarath Weerasekara for War Crimes and Crimes Against Humanity committed against Tamils during his time as Rear Admiral of the Sri Lankan Navy. It is not clear whether Sri Lankan Government will step in to protect retired Rear Admiral Sarath Weerasekara under diplomatic cover, since he belongs to the opposition political party led by former President Mahinda Rajapakse. In his report to the UN Human Rights Council on Sri […]

Statement on Sri Lanka by: Hon Mr Steven J Rapp, former US Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes

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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, March 21, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — Transcript of an oral statement made by Hon Mr Steven J Rapp, former US Ambassador-at-Large and currently Distinguished Fellow at The Hague Institute for Global Justice, in conversation with Hon K Manikcka Vasagar, Minister for International Affairs with the Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam (TGTE) in Geneva on 15 March 2017. Hello and Good Day! I am here in Geneva and one of the issues upon which I am engaging is something that I worked very hard on when I was US Ambassador-at-large for Global Criminal Justice visiting Sri Lanka twice in 2012 and 2014. I believe very strongly in there being transitional justice and accountability for the crimes committed in 2009 in particular, and the truth being […]