FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION SRI LANKA

For press freedom by Sunanda Deshapriya

Tamil journalist attacked in Mannaar

Unidentified persons who arrived in a white van pulled out a Tamil journalist from a passenger vehicle travelling along Mannaar-Thalaimannaar road Thursday night around 8.30 and attacked him, according to a complaint lodged with the Mannaar Police.

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July 27, 2010

Sinhala wording does not constitute contempt court – case against Lanka editor

There is a case against Editor of “Irida Lanka “,Chandana Sirimalwatte for publishing following wording in his paper. “Allas sekakaruta newatha sevaya labadenna Janadipathigen Adhikaranayaka Balapem”. He is charged for contempt of court.

July 27, 2010

Police attack group of students, two injured & two arrested ( right to protest)

A group of students from Kelaniya University putting up posters against the brutal police killing of Susanthe Bandara, the third year student of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Social Sciences of the University of Ruhuna, have been assaulted by personnel of Kiribathgoda Police today (27th) morning.

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