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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2344

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The Squares starting with the letter ‘T’

There are three Squares shot to fame, during our time, in Asia, Africa and Europe; Tianamen Square, Tahrir Square and now Taksim Square respectively.

Taksim Square
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Sri Lanka’s education policy strengthens understanding between different ethnic groups

Sri Lanka has highlighted the importance of education as an essential tool in combating racism and racial discrimination.

Assistant Director/Foreign Affairs Mr. Madhuka Wickramarachchi
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US-UK Supporting Baloch Militants

In 2010 and 2012, two articles, “Foreign Involvement in Pak Balochistan” and “US meddling in Balochistan Exposed” have been written by me.

US-UK Supporting Baloch Militants
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Iran Deputy Minister of Petroleumi called on Sri Lanka’s Acting Minister of External Affairs

Visiting Deputy Minister of Petroleum of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hossein Farahi called on Acting Minister of External Affairs of Sri Lanka Neomal Perera at the Ministry of External Affairs on 12th June 2013.

Iran Deputy Minister of Petroleumi called on Sri Lanka’s Acting Minister of External Affairs
Iran Deputy Minister of Petroleumi called on Sri Lanka’s Acting Minister of External Affairs
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Lalin’s Coloumn: Holbrooke, Devolution and War games

(Admiral Leighton W Smith USN, C in C US Navy Europe and NATO and Allied Forces Southern Europe (1994-6) – who with his staff had prepared a military briefing on Bosnia for Holbrooke, the chief US envoy to Yugoslavia(1995+)

Lalin’s Coloumn: Holbrooke, Devolution and  War games
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Dr. Malika Jayasooriya: Walking with people in the midst of their pain

The word compassion means “to suffer with.” Compassionate care calls physicians to walk with people in the midst of their pain, to be partners with patients rather than experts dictating information to them. This description fits into the character of Sri Lanka-born physician Dr. Malika Jayasooriya whom this writer had the rare privilege of meeting at a rehabilitation hospital, her own brainchild, first in the whole of the United States, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Dr. Malika Jayasooriya in front of the 'Inspiration Room'
Dr. Malika Jayasooriya
Dr. Malika Jayasooriya
The cancer rehabilitation center in Las Vegas, Nevada
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