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Provocative abuse of American power

H. L. D. MAHINDAPALA With incontrovertible evidence gleaned from unimpeachable international sources Daya Gamage, by far the most knowledgeable...

UNP: The party that couldn’t build highways or bring justice

BY RAJPAL ABEYNAYAKE Roads, and roads to justice are two different things. But, we’ll get to that. The opening...

THE ECONOMY AS A SUBJECT, SPEAKS FOR ITSELF

BY RAJPAL ABEYNAYAKE If there is an economy worth talking about, there is no need to crow about it...

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US sanctions China – Sri Lanka & MCC

The arm-twisting now taking place is pretty obvious. The sanctions on Chinese companies working in Sri Lanka also gives a clear message. It should also showcase the dangers of what Sri Lanka can expect, handing over all of Sri Lanka’s basket of eggs to US. China can well maneuver itself inspite of sanctions. Will Sri Lanka be able to do same if MCC signed and US decides to further throttle Sri Lanka with sanctions if Sri Lanka does not follow US orders!

Pro-LTTE whiners trying a ‘Thileepan’ on Brigadier Bothota?

The long-winded whine of these pro-terrorist outfits is that Bothota is an Army Officer. There’s not a single mention of any act which implicates the man in any crime.

The hydra against the behemoth

In the ninth parliament of Sri Lanka, the Opposition has become a many-headed hydra fighting a formidable behemoth.

Eelam War IV and Issue of Collateral Damage & Civilian Deaths in International Law: Laduwahetty summarizes Desmond De Silva’s ‘Treatise’

Neville Laduwahetty In The Island, 19 April 2015, where the title is War crimes: A comment on what experts say” … with...

Come talk to us (too) Mister McKinnon

Canada, like the USA, is a child of divide-n-rule Britain and indeed is still loath to have the umbilical cord severed

Michelle Bachelet’s comments ‘pre-judgmental and based on presumption’ – Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has taken issue over statements made by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet at the 45th Session of...

Ludicrous Verdicts in Powerful Quarters Still Asserted TODAY: Death Toll in Eelam War IV Magnified Manifold

Michael Roberts, Courtesy of Colombo Telegraph, 2 December 2019,  where the title is “Excess! Tamil Death Toll Magnified In The Course Of British Interventions In The...

The Insidious and False Dimensions of the “Traditional Homeland” Thesis

According to the latest population estimates (2012), slightly less than 50% of the total Tamil population of Sri Lanka inhabit the Northern and Eastern Provinces which constitute about 29% of the total area of Sri Lanka.

Fact and Figures Addressing Accountability

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RECOUNTING THE LIES – FRANCES HARRISON, THE LTTE AND SRI LANKA

Frances Harrison’s book, Still Counting the Dead: Survivors of Sri Lanka’s Hidden War, is a telling insight into how the western commentocracy continues to distort accounts of the ending of the Sri Lankan civil war in 2009.

AN INSIGHT INTO LTTE ADMINISTERED TAMIL SCHOOLS IN EUROPE THE RADICALIZATION OF CHILDREN (Full Report)

Examining the beginnings of the "Thamilcholai" school system, it is clear that it was designed and created by the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) terrorist movement, initially within Sri Lanka.

Paranagama Report – Aug 2015

REPORT On the Second Mandate Of the Presidential Commission of InquiryInto Complaints of Abductions and Disappearances View...

LTTE CIVILIAN FORCE

COPY OF THE ORIGINAL DOCUMENT ON LTTE CIVILIAN FORCE RECOVERED BY SECURITY FORCES, DURING HUMANITARIAN OPS IN WANNI - 2009

Final LLRC Report

Report of the COMMISSION OF INQUIRY ON LESSONS LEARNT AND RECONCILIATION (LLRC Report )

MCC Privatizing Sri Lanka – Landless State, evicting role of Politicians & creating Tamil Eelam

On 28 June 2019, the Yahapalana Government tabled the State Lands (Special Provisions) Bill. The Bill, if...

HUMANITARIAN OPERATION FACTUAL ANALYSIS (JULY 2006 – MAY 2009)

View Full Report Here (PDF File) This report sets forth the factual background and operational context of theHumanitarian...

APPALLING JOURNALISM Jon Snow and Channel 4 News on Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Media Watch, a project of Engage Sri Lanka - November 2011 Read Full Report PDF file

AN UNRELIABLE WITNESS Gordon Weiss, The Cage and Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Media Watch, a project of Engage Sri Lanka - January 2012 Sri Lanka Media Watch is...

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The mishandling of a national problem and the predicament of war heroes

By Major General Nirmal Dharmaratne A glance at the last four decades of the military history of Sri...

Provocative abuse of American power

H. L. D. MAHINDAPALA With incontrovertible evidence gleaned from unimpeachable international sources Daya Gamage, by far the most knowledgeable...

UNP: The party that couldn’t build highways or bring justice

BY RAJPAL ABEYNAYAKE Roads, and roads to justice are two different things. But, we’ll get to that. The opening...

THE ECONOMY AS A SUBJECT, SPEAKS FOR ITSELF

BY RAJPAL ABEYNAYAKE If there is an economy worth talking about, there is no need to crow about it...