As commander of the 57th division General Dias is said to have been responsible for attacks on civilians in protected zones as well as for the bombing of hospitals, places of worship and humanitarian facilities. The OISL will seek to develop regular dialogue and cooperation with other United Nations entities, including its specialized agencies, interested institutions and academics and non-governmental and community organizations. The Special Rapporteur and team also attended a stakeholders meeting of relevant Government officials, chaired by Foreign Secretary Ravinatha Aryasinha. The Special Rapporteur expressed his condolences on the recent terrorist attacks that occurred in April and appreciated the fact that the country was able to recover and ensure the rule of law in the aftermath of the incidents. A dossier is a collection of documents that can be submitted to a court or other authority. The OISL will take all necessary measures and precautions to protect the confidentiality of information, including by not disclosing the names of individuals in its public reports as appropriate. The Special Rapporteur on the rights of freedom of association and peaceful assembly, Mr. The OISL will also take into consideration any contextual and other relevant information that may fall outside this timeframe which may provide a better understanding of events or which may be pertinent regarding continuing human rights violations. ReliefWeb Informing humanitarians worldwide. He made it clear that the mechanism would not have any power to prosecute but instead be of truth-seeking nature only.
In accordance with this mandate, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights established the OHCHR LLRC, that is, from 21 February until 15 Novemberwhen it presented its report to the President of Sri Lanka.
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9 April Report of the OHCHR Investigation on Sri Lanka (OISL) (A/HRC/30/CRP.2) Advisor has been working in the UN Country Team in Sri Lanka since June The Sri Lankan government has made little progress in providing The government's failure to comply with a March United Nations Human Rights Sena (BBS) escalated into violence in June, resulting in the death of four Muslims.
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Ever since the final stages of the Sri Lankan civil war inissues of the criminal accountability for war crimes, crimes against humanity and the ongoing sexualized violence against women have been a priority for ECCHR.
The Council in its resolution called upon the Government of Sri Lanka to cooperate with the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the implementation of the resolution. Women and girls were repeatedly subjected to sexualized violence in the course and aftermath of the war. The OISL will take all necessary measures and precautions to protect the confidentiality of information, including by not disclosing the names of individuals in its public reports as appropriate.
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Since the suicide bombings in Sri Lanka on April 21, there have been concerns there were reports of refugees being targeted and forced from their homes by.
The OISL will take appropriate steps to address witness and victim protection concerns and shall adopt procedures and methods of work aimed at protecting such persons during all stages of its work.
He also noted the importance of the Special Rapporteur engaging with all the relevant stakeholders, which would enable him to gain a balanced perspective on both the measures in place and challenges faced with regard to the rights of freedom of peaceful assembly and of association. The period under investigation is that covered by the LLRC, that is, from 21 February until 15 Novemberwhen it presented its report to the President of Sri Lanka.
The Foreign Secretary underlined that Sri Lanka has continued its engagement with the UN and international community even throughout testing times.
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ReliefWeb has been the leading online source for reliable and timely humanitarian information on global crises and disasters since Just three months later, in Aprilhe reneged on his promise. Case Context.