Sri Lanka Ignores Human Rights in Prevention of Terrorism Act Amendment

Courtesy of U.S. Embassy Moldova (Flickr CC0) The parliament in Sri Lanka amended its controversial Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA) early last week under pressure and threat from the European Union to revoke their favorable trade status. Then again, opposition legislators said this would not stop the abuses under the law. Sri Lanka’s rights data […]

Sri Lanka Ignores Human Rights in Prevention of Terrorism Act Amendment

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