War Crimes Resolution

  • Sonia blasts Sri Lanka over 'unspeakable atrocities' March 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday denounced Sri Lanka for the "unspeakable atrocities" on Tamils, taking an unusual hard line against Colombo for the first time. Gandhi's comments made to Congress MPs in the parliament complex came hours before the DMK announced it was quitting the ruling UPA to...
  • Lanka hits back, calls UN war crimes resolution arbitrary March 22, 2012

    Colombo: The 47member United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva adopted the resolution against Sri Lanka on alleged war crimes on Thursday with 24 countries voting in favour, 15 against and eight abstaining. India also voted in favour of the USbacked resolution. Reacting to the adoption of the resolution, Sri Lanka...
  • SL war crimes resolution: DMK, Left welcome India's move March 22, 2012

    New Delhi: The United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva adopted the resolution against Sri Lanka on alleged war crimes on Thursday with 24 countries, including India, voting in favour, 15 against and eight abstaining. Welcoming the move of India to vote in favour of the USbacked resolution, DMK MP Kanimozhi...
  • SL urges India to rethink on war crime motion March 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Sri Lanka Foreign Minister Gamini Peiris on Tuesday called up his Indian counterpart S M Krishna over Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's statement that India might vote in support of the USbacked resolution. The Lankan Foreign Minister asked India to reconsider its decision to vote against Sri Lanka. The country,...