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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
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07/18 PAF Air War College holds convocation : July 19, 2014, 12:50 am 07/18 Sri Lanka to investigate war crimes; appoints foreign experts 07/17 Sri Lanka Announces Probe into Military's Alleged Rights Abuses 07/17 Rajapaksa appoints foreign experts to disappearances commission, as international pressure escalates 07/17 Rt Hon Sir Desmond de Silva, QC 07/17 US should push prosecution of individuals in Sri Lanka - Congressional Caucus hears 07/17 Study finds gay athletes more likely to face homophobia 07/16 SL among next five emerging countries - Ambassador 07/16 'Lanka on fast track towards development' 07/16 Sri Lanka: ‘Scotland inviting genocide-accused Rajapaksa is hypocritical’ 07/16 Electoral Stakes And Reconciliation Non-Starters 07/16 From Tigers to barbers in Sri Lanka 07/15 A Simple Solution To Ease The Power Crisis In Sri Lanka 07/15 Prevent The GoSL From Politicising Your Visit – TCSF Writes To Pope 07/15 India against sending UN probe team to Sri Lanka 07/15 Guidelines for NGOs timely - Thera 07/15 Opposition leader looking for sacrificial lamb 07/15 Lack of trust slows Sri Lanka reconciliation 07/15 Vaiko urges Modi to ensure well-being of Tamils in Sri Lanka 07/15 Queensland Museum to show 350 years worth of undies 07/14 SL navy continues surveying Tamil land for appropriation despite protests 07/14 No Regrets on Meeting Hafiz Saeed: Ramdev Aide Vaidik to NDTV 07/14 Sri Lanka: Tamil civil society urges Pope to call for de-militarisation of Tamil homeland 07/14 HC stays POTA case proceedings against Vaiko 07/14 TCS urges Pope to visit North-East and call for justice, an end of land grabs and political solution for Tamils 07/14 From Tigers to Barbers: Tales of Sri Lanka’s Ex-Combatants 07/14 Obama and Cameron attempting to revive the LTTE in Sri Lanka – Sri Lankan minister 07/14 Success over the LTTE: Pakistan can learn from SL 07/14 Times of India 07/14 Conspirators move to create catastrophe foiled – Cader 07/13 Sri Lankan lesson 07/12 Tourism boom proof of Sri Lanka’s emergence from decades of conflict 07/12 Sri Lanka External Affairs ministry briefs India on progress in accountability and reconciliation 07/12 Military Official Reappointed As Northern Governor Despite TNA Protests 07/11 Sri Lankan Muslim leader warns of radicalisation after clashes 07/11 Illegal immigrants will not succeed - Navy Commander 07/11 No place to go for asylum seekers in Australia 07/11 The Athulathmudali Assassination 07/11 LANKAN NGO ORGANIZED LTTE PRESS CONFERENCES 07/11 NGOs GAVE LTTE WEAPONS - PM 07/11 Freedom Of Expression And Association Of NGOs Under Threat In Sri Lanka 07/10 A war which will never end 07/10 BAH SAYS CARR 07/10 Australian immigration minister visits Jaffna, no talks with Tamil groups 07/10 Long-time Indonesia watcher Douglas Ramage says Jokowi most likely to be president 07/10 Sri Lanka: British State complicity in genocide of Eezham Tamils explored in new report 07/10 The Great South African Secret 07/09 Sri Lanka’s MoD Runs A Parallel Administration 07/09 Sri Lanka bans activist groups from contact with media 07/09 Prime Minister criticised for 'moral blackmail comment about asylum seekers' suicide attempt 07/09 ‘Sri Lanka Army not a counterinsurgency force’ 07/09 Evidence recorded relating to 60 cases 07/09 Open Letter To All Leaders Of The Opposition; Come Together Or Perish, One By One! 07/08 Australia Won't Return Sri Lankan Asylum Seekers Without Notice 07/08 Sri Lanka: Wigneswaran briefs Tamil journalists on meeting South African Envoy Ramaphosa 07/08