Some say there are ongoing human rights abuses in Sri Lanka, but the government denies it. With the recent CHOGM meeting shining a light on the issue, Crikey intern Virginia Millen explains the situation and looks at both sides.
Four years after the civil war ended, many Tamils have no expectation of peace or safety in Sri Lanka’s Northern Province, writes Emily Howie at Inside Story. This is what drives boat migration.
Australia locks up refugees escaping conflict in Sri Lanka under secret terms that, on the face of it, fit neatly with the authoritarian regime they're fleeing.
The call for a boycott of Sri Lanka's cricket team following the actions of the Sri Lankan military against the country's Tamil population is growing. But it's not just a cricket issue ...
A UN internal review into the brutal Sri Lanka civil war has found it failed in its mandate to protect. Sam Pari from the Australian Tamil Congress says more is needed than just words.