For press freedom by Sunanda Deshapriya
Major General Amal Karunasekera, who is currently assigned to the Sri Lankan embassy in Eritrea, has been recalled to the country to question about The Sunday Leader Editor Lasantha Wickrematungeís assassination.
This week we produce a professional opinion secured by us from graphologist P.H. Manatunge, in which he states that the Sinhala writing on the piece of newspaper sent to Lasantha … Continue reading
WIDOW OF LASANTHA WICKREMATUNGE, 2009 UNESCO WORLD PRESS FREEDOM LAUREATE “Your Highness, Mr Director-General, Your Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen: On behalf of my late husband and fellow journalist, Lasantha Wickrematunge, … Continue reading
[TamilNet, Tuesday, 05 May 2009, 1 ] The UNESCO World Press Freedom Prize 2009 has been awarded posthumously to Sri Lankan journalist Lasantha Wickrematunge, assassinated by a government death-squad in … Continue reading
Reporters Without Borders has gathered information from various sources that supports the theory that the Sri Lankan authorities are blocking the investigation into the murder of Sunday Leader editor Lasantha … Continue reading