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Sri Lanka Civil War


Civil War between the government and the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE, also known as the Tamil Tigers)
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Fund for Peace (FfP) Failed States Index: 95.6 Alert (worst is 120)
HIIK Conflict Barometer 2008: 5
WFP Hunger Map: 21 % undernourished
Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre Global Statistics : 500,000 IDPs
Economist Intelligence Unit Sovereign Ratings: Rating B
International Crisis Group Crisis Watch: Deteriorated
News up to: Doing More To Promote Reconciliation At Local Level To Solve People’s Problems 09/01 Sri Lanka: Colombo steps up Sinhalicistion of public sector in North 09/01 President’s leadership saw defeat of terrorism - Defence Secretary 08/31 Bridge on the River Kwai will rise again as Sri Lankan tourist draw 08/31 PROPAGANDA WAR EQUALS WAR - Dr. Chris Nonis 08/31 Critique Of The MARGA Colloquium On The Last Stages Of The War In Sri Lanka 08/31 Sri Lanka: Political fundamentals cannot be surrendered to military requisites of imperialism 08/30 Issues Of Truth And Accountability: The Last Stages Of The War In Sri Lanka 08/30 Sri Lanka to rebuild Bridge On The River Kwai 08/30 Insiders tales assassination decoded and some gossip 08/29 Government trying to evade talks says TNA 08/29 River Kwai film bridge to be rebuilt 08/29 UTILITY AND JOY AT KWAI... 08/29 Truth, Accountability And The Last Stages Of Sri Lanka’s War; A Private Sector Perspective 08/29 Third term of Mahinda Rajapaksa as the President 08/28 Israel And Sri Lanka Leading In War Crimes And Crimes Against Humanity 08/28 WHAT A TANGLED WEB 08/27 Event: Issues Of Truth And Accountability – The Last Stages Of The War In Sri Lanka 08/27 AG SCOFFS AT K ISLAND CLAIM 08/27 Times of India 08/27 SL missions in Europe discuss how to counter human rights campaigns 08/27 Echo Chamber Symphonies 08/27 Lanka commissions India-assisted industrial park in Jaffna 08/27 Demons Of The 18th Amendment Are Devouring Body And Soul Of Sri Lanka 08/26 'Whole Lotta Love' voted best riff ever by UK radio listeners 08/26 Pettah Floating Market opening - a special occasion 08/25 Innovation offers hope in Sri Lanka's north 08/25 Achchuveli Industrial Estate opening tomorrow 08/25 Former war zones in Sri Lanka now fight for tourists 08/25 Sri Lanka Needs Bullish Treatment For Manic Disorder 08/24 LTTE sends lambs to slaughter 08/24 TNA STRIPES UNCHANGED - Senior TNA,TULF member 08/24 World a safer place after LTTE defeat 08/24 Ensure justice for Tamils, PM Narendra Modi tells Sri Lanka 08/23 Sri Lanka must ensure justice for Tamils: Modi 08/23 PHILIPPINES: China Rewrites History 08/23 Ensure justice for Tamils Modi tells Sri Lanka 08/23 No significant increase in public facilities for refugees in Sri Lanka after civil war, says study 08/22 UN CULTURE OF TRADE-OFFS IN CRISES STANDS EXPOSED 08/22 Rajapaksa Security; Lankan Insecurity 08/21 Sri Lankan activist: Gov't trying to hurt UN probe 08/21 Govt trying to hurt UN probe: Sri Lankan activist 08/21 Satellite Images Uncover Lies Spewed By SL Military In Jaffna Land Grabs 08/21 Spiders Growing Bigger In Cities, Say Experts 08/21 SCENIC SRI LANKA - DREAM DESTINATION FOR AVID TRAVELLERS 08/21 Records tumble at Army Para Games 08/21 Rethinking Forgiveness Amidst Probes On War Crimes 08/21 Sri Lanka: Peoples of India should see real danger coming from Swamy polity 08/21 Diaspora and foreign states are threats to country – Sri Lanka’s UN rep 08/21 Increasing Problems Of World Refugees: An Empathy Needed 08/20 BRAVERY HAS NO BOUNDARIES 08/20 Sri Lanka: Colombo accelerates Sinhalicisation of Kagnchi-kudichchaa’ru in Ampaa’rai 08/20 Peace Sri Lanka is still at war -- within 08/20 'LANKA'S VICTORY, OUR SECURITY' - Dr. Subramanian Swamy 08/20 'LTTE groups' encouraging students to protest says Gotabhaya 08/20 TNCC wants to know on what capacity Swamy went to Lanka 08/19 Sri Lanka won't allow UN war crimes panel to visit 08/19 Lanka refuses entry to UN war crimes investigators 08/19 Sri Lanka says will refuse entry to UN investigators 08/19 Sri Lanka to refuse entry to UN investigators 08/19 Sri Lankan leader says UN war crimes panel won't be allowed to visit country 08/19 Sri Lanka to reject visas to UN investigators 08/19 Sri Lanka will deny visas to UN investigators says President 08/19 Sri Lanka to deny UN inquiry visas 08/19 Sri Lanka president adamant on barring U.N. war crimes investigators 08/19 Non state actors pose a common challenge in the region – envoy 08/19 'The Terrorist's Daughter' launched 08/19 President very knowledgeable in international affairs – Minister Samarasinghe 08/19 Sri Lanka blocks UN war crime investigators from entering country 08/19 UN Human Rights chief says will continue probe into Sri Lanka war crimes despite ban 08/19 Sri Lanka president adamant on barring U.N. war crimes investigators 08/18 Lanka refuses entry to UN war crimes investigators 08/18 Sri Lanka - towards an advanced economy by 2035 08/18 Newcrest posts $2.2 billion loss 08/18 Sri Lanka won't allow UN war crimes panel to visit 08/18 Pope Francis asks North, South Korea to resolve differences 08/17 Fourth Defence Seminar to commence in Colombo today 08/17 Try Prabha posthumously, TNA should be brought to court for being LTTE proxy 08/17 NIA-TERROR 2 LAST 08/17 Lines drawn in sand 08/16 Demographic Projection And Implications For Sri Lanka – A Response To Rajan Philips 08/15 Who Oils Or Massages Ellalan Rajah? 08/15 Neutralizing The Conflict Between The Buddhist Extremists And Muslims 08/15 Sri Lanka: Alcohol becomes genocide weapon deployed by occupying Sinhala State 08/14 Sri Lanka accuses U.N. rights chief of prejudice in war crimes probe 08/14 Fairfax, Telstra shares rally on good profit news 08/14 Don’t Trust The Colombo TNA Leadership With War Crimes Evidence 08/14 BBS calls for Mannar Bishop arrest 08/14 Sri Lanka Slams UN Rights Chief Over 'Prejudice' 08/14 All That Glistens 08/13 Dullas lashes out at UNP media unit head 08/13 Unit probing Rajiv Gandhi assassination gets one-year extension 08/13 UNP MP to defend Sri Lanka's security forces at UNHRC war crimes probe 08/13 Basil Rajapaksa launches compilation of Indian projects in Sri Lanka 08/13 Sri Lanka delists Indian, 2 others from designated terrorists 08/13 Voters of Newcastle-Hunter prepare for by-election after corruption costs local MPs 08/13 THE LAST STAGES OF THE WAR IN SRI LANKA 08/13 Sri Lanka: Vadamaraadchi East villagers capture SL Navy trooper for rape attempt 08/13 BBS deplores Sri Lanka's failure to stop pro-Palestine protests, threatens to counter 08/12 Numbers of people disappeared in Sri Lanka conflict exaggerated: Head of probe panel 08/12