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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2397

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Spirit of Eid al-Adha helps cherish freedoms won through sacrifice by all communities

The spirit of the Eid al-Adha would help them cherish the freedoms won through much sacrifice by all communities, says President Maninda Rajapaksa in his message to the Eid al-Adha, the Festival of Sacrifice.

WLB through a short film demand accountability of Burma’s military for war crimes and crimes against humanity

The Women’s League of Burma (WLB) is today launching a short film highlighting continued systematic and widespread rape against women and girls in Burma, in particular in the areas of renewed military offensives in Kachin, Karen and Shan State after so-called democratic elections.

TELO Tussle snowballs

The TELO meetings slated to be held in Trincomalee yesterday to decide the future of the Party, failed to take off due to a tussle between the TELO Leader M.K.Sivajilingham and the outfit’s Secretary General Henry Mahendran.

TNA MP wanted for questioning on alleged drug pedaling

A senior Tamil National Alliance Member of Parliament is wanted for questioning by the Police for smuggling heroin into the country from India.

Al-Qaeda flag hoisted in post-Qaddafi Libya

It was at the courthouse in Benghazi where the first spark of the Libyan revolution ignited. It’s the symbolic seat of the revolution; post-Gaddafi Libya’s equivalent of Egypt’s Tahrir Square.


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