Sri Lanka’s President Mahinda Rajapaksa remained defiant in the face of intensifying calls for an independent war crimes investigation this week. United Nations...
The government says the probe call reflects a ‘preconceived, politicized and prejudicial agenda’
Body would address country's decades-long civil war
Washington says Colombo is moving too slowly in probing alleged war crimes. Colombo reacts predictably
Count is an attempt to meet international demands for greater transparency over wartime losses and civilian disappearances
Photos from the aftermath of the deadly earthquake and tsunami that took the lives of at least 22,000 across South Asia
Due to civil war between the Sri Lankan government and the Tamil Tigers, northern Sri Lanka is heavily contaminated with landmines. The nation's female de-miners...