Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Jaffna University protest

Thousands of University students, teachers and protestors are currently marching in Jaffna, calling on the UN Human Rights Council to release the report on the OHCHR Investigation on Sri Lanka as planned in March.
The protest, unanimously endorsed by Tamil political parties and civil organisations, also rejects any domestic inquiry conducted by the Sri Lankan state, with placards questioning how those responsible for mass atrocities can conduct a credible, independent investigation.
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