Human Rights Situation in Sri Lanka discussed at the UNHRC Side Event Today

[ TamilCanadian ] - [ Mar 10, 2012 2:53:24 GMT ]

International Movement Against All Forms of Discrimination and Racism (IMADR) and Human Rights Watch today (Friday March 9, 2012) held a informal meeting in UN Human Rights Council’s 19th session in Geneva, Switzerland. This side event presentation on Human Rights situation in Sri Lanka was moderated by award winning Human Rights activist Ms. Sunila Abeyesekara. The panel consisted of Dr. Pakiyasothy Saravanamuttu and Gary Anandasangaree . Dr. Pakiyasothy Saravanamuttu is the Executive Director for Centre for Policy Alternatives in Sri Lanka. Mr. Gary Anandasangaree is a delegate to the UN Human Rights Council representing Lawyers Rights Watch Canada and he is also legal counsel for Canadian Tamil Congress. The panelists after making their presentations, took questions from the participants. [ full story ]



Comments [ 1 ]:

written by karikalan1 (United Kingdom)
Srilanka should be investigated by the International investigators regarding the War Crimes and the unlawful killing of civilians which they carry out even today with impunity.
- Mar 10, 2012 12:01:04 GMT

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