Thursday, May 28, 2009

Sri Lanka resolution wins at Geneva: defeat for hypocrisy

(By: Walter Jayawardhana)

( United Nations Human Rights Council voted heavily in favor of Sri Lanka against a few nations who were ganging up to condemn Sri Lanka for its alleged conduct in the war against terrorists and accepted a Sri Lankan resolution that demanded "the principle of noninterference in matters which are essentially within the domestic jurisdiction of states", by an overwhelming majority.

Sri Lanka said in the resolution that warring against terrorism inside the country is Sri Lanka's business and others do not have any right to interfere in it. Full text Share on Facebook