UN passes resolution against Sri Lanka’s human rights record

The UN’s Human Rights Council has passed a resolution highly critical of Sri Lanka’s record. Its strongest passage voices concern at reports of continuing violations. It expresses concern at reports of enforced disappearances, extra-judicial killings,…

High profile politician from Tamil Nadu (India), Mr. Sebastian Seeman arrives in Geneva to push for an independent investigation on human rights abuses in Sri Lanka

The well-known actor, director and politician from Tamil Nadu province in India, arrived yesterday in Geneva in order to push India to take a strong stand against Sri Lanka and support the US-backed resolution at…

Les récents rapports sur la situation des droits humains au Sri Lanka justifient pleinement une suspension immédiate des renvois vers ce pays

Les rapports et les articles de presses qui dénoncent les violences des forces de sécurité (police et militaires) du Sri Lanka à l’encontre de personnes tamoules suspectées d’avoir été membres ou seulement proches de la…

Signez la pétition contre le renvoi des requérants d’asile tamouls vers le Sri Lanka

Chers lecteurs et intervenants, ForumAsile vous invite à signer la pétition de l’Association Elisa-Asile (www.elisa.ch). Pour le faire, cliquez sur ce lien: http://www.change.org/fr/p%C3%A9titions/contre-le-renvoi-des-requ%C3%A9rant-e-s-d-asile-tamoul-e-s-par-les-autorit%C3%A9s-suisses-vers-le-sri-lanka

Human Rights Watch New Report on the Rape of Tamil Detainees reported in Sri Lanka between 2006 and 2012

According to Human Rights Watch, Sri Lankan security forces have been using rape and other forms of sexual violence to torture suspected members or supporters of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE). The report…