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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2340

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Asanga Abeyagoonasekera at Strategic Studies Summit in Turkey

Speech made by Mr.Asanga Abeyagoonasekera former Executive Director LKIIRSS on "Counter-radicalism policies and strategies: lessons learned and future steps" at annual Strategic Studies Summit held in Antalya, Turkey 24th March 2015. Organized by Strategic Studies Network (SSN) and the Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM). The theme of this year’s Summit was "Building Partnership" focus on fostering strategic alliances to tackle common problems that are often beyond the capacity of a single nation or organization. More than one hundred Scholars and distinguished guests attended the conference.

Asanga Abeyagoonasekera
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President's Brother Priyantha Sirisena succumbed to injuries

Priyantha Sirisena, - aged 40 yrs, brother of President Maithripala Sirisena, has succumbed to the injuries following an axe attack, the police said.

Priyantha Sirisena, the brother of President Maithripala Sirisena
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Sri Lanka plans to lift ‘terrorist’ ban on Tamil groups

Sri Lankans both Sinhalese and Tamils in Canada has expressed surprise by plans by President Maithripala Sirisena to legalize the LTTE.

Mangala Samaraweera
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‘No expired rice stocks’- Kiran Atapattu

Some news reports by certain media on 27 March alleging that expired rice unfit for human consumption were found at a Lanka Sathosa storage, are incorrect and require immediate correction, according to Kiran Atapattu (Chairman, Lanka Sathosa).

Kiran Atapattu - mChairman, Lanka Sathosa
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Indian High Commissioner in Batticaloa and Ampara

Indian High Commissioner, Mr. Y.K. Sinha, visited Batticaloa and Ampara from March 23-25, 2015.0" alt="" title="" class="caption" align="right" />

Indian  High Commissioner in  Batticaloa and Ampara
Indian  High Commissioner in  Batticaloa and Ampara
Indian  High Commissioner in  Batticaloa and Ampara
Indian  High Commissioner in  Batticaloa and Ampara
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Maithripala Sirisena and Xi Jinping reiterated Sri Lanka and China are all weather friends

Presidents of Sri Lanka and China Maithripala Sirisena and Xi Jinping reiterated the view that Sri Lanka and China are all weather friends, whose relations span centuries and have stood the test of time.

 Maithripala Sirisena and Xi Jinping
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Host countries to clash in the World Cup final!

We would like to recall that we predicted in these columns that there will be a probable clash between the neighbors in the World Cup final.

What do the fates have in store for Australia and New Zealand? (File Photo)
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