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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2400

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An Open Letter to the US Ambassador to the UN - Nikki Haley

Dear Ambassador, We are witnessing the genocide of Rohingyas of the Rakhine state of Burma and yet doing nothing to stop this crime unfolding in front of us. It is a painful reminder that some 70 years after the UN had issued the universal declaration of human rights, still such lofty goals seem so out of reach to so many of our humanity!

An Open Letter to the US Ambassador to the UN - Nikki Haley
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Myanmar's Suu Kyi slams 'misinformation' over Rohingya crisis

Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday alleged a “huge iceberg of misinformation” was distorting the picture of the Rohingya crisis, which has forced 125,000 of the Muslim minority to flee to Bangladesh.

Aung San Suu Kyi -  Alleged a “huge iceberg of misinformation
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Former Presidential Secretary Lalith Weeratunga and Anusha Palpita Found Guilty

Former presidential secretary Lalith Weeratunga and Anusha Palpita found guilty Former presidential secretary Lalith Weeratunga and former director general of the Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (TRC), Anusha Palpita were sentenced to three years rigorous imprisonment, after being found guilty to the charge of misappropriating Rs.600 million belonging to the TRC and using it to distribute ‘Sil Redi’ during the 2015 presidential election campaign.

Lalith Weeratunga  - Anusha Palpita
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Top Canadian Universities Visit Sri Lanka to Promote Canadian Education

Nine of Canada’s leading universities are visiting Sri Lanka from September 9 to 11, 2017 to meet with Sri Lankan students and schools to showcase Canada as a destination of choice for higher education.

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Top Canadian Universities Visit Sri Lanka to Promote Canadian Education

Nine of Canada’s leading universities are visiting Sri Lanka from September 9 to 11, 2017 to meet with Sri Lankan students and schools to showcase Canada as a destination of choice for higher education.

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