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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2399

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Minister Samarasinghe says Sri Lanka’s Opposition to the Resolution was a fight on a matter of Principle

Minister of Plantation Industries and Special Envoy of the President on Human Rights, Mahinda Samarasinghe has said Sri Lanka’s opposition to the Resolution being moved by the US, UK and a few other countries against Sri Lanka was a fight on a matter of principle and that Sri Lanka would not compromise on it.

Minister Samarasinghe says Sri Lanka’s Opposition to the Resolution was a fight on a matter of Principle
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Belgian Ambassador to Sri Lanka Pays Farewell Call on the President Rajapaksa

Ambassador of Belgium designated to Sri Lanka (resident in New Delhi) Pierre Vaesen paid a farewell call on President Mahinda Rajapaksa at Temple Trees on Thursday (13) morning.

(Pix By : Nalin Hewapathirana)
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Let’s Strengthen Ideology of Pakistan

Allama Iqbal Ideology of Pakistan has been truly translated when Quaid-e-Azam demanded a separate country for the Indian Muslims. At that time, the Qauid also assured the world that minorities and all sects will live freely according to their religious obligations, norms and services.

Let’s Strengthen Ideology of Pakistan
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French Ambassador on a fact finding visit to the North

The Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives Mr Jean-Paul Monchau, was on a fact finding official visit to the Northern Province between the 9th and the 11th of March 2014.

 French Ambassador Mr Jean-Paul Monchau met with the Chairman of the Northern Provincial Council, Mr C. V. K. Sivaghanam
Ambassador  Mr Jean-Paul Monchau  met with the Governor of the Northern Province, Mr G. A. Chandrasiri
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Part IV: Indo Lanka Relations before China War and After

The post war period, last three years especially, Indo-Sri Lanka relations were seen going through a period of stress. The first manifestation of this came with India extending support to a Resolution that US along with European Union succeeded in passing at the UNHRC in Geneva in 2012 and again in 2013 calling for accountability greater demonstration of commitment to reconciliation.

Part IV: Indo Lanka Relations before China War and After
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Sri Lankan Community in US Rallied Against Unfounded US/UN Allegations

Over one hundred Sri Lankan Americans from the Houston region attended a protest rally to voice their strong opposition to the ongoing aggressive stand by the United States of America against Sri Lanka.

Sri Lankan Community in  US Rallied Against Unfounded US/UN Allegations
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