The failure of the United Nations in the last weeks of the civil war in Sri Lanka, as government forces committed war crimes on a very large scale, is described in a new U.N. Report. Meanwhile, Alan Keenan writes for CNN of the government’s efforts to emasculate the legal system and to impeach the president of the supreme court.
REPORT OF THE SECRETARY-GENERAL’S INTERNAL REVIEW PANEL
ON UNITED NATIONS ACTION IN SRI LANKA
Alan Keenan (Special to CNN), “Time to push back over Sri Lankan impunity,” CNN, November 20, 2012.
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