World View: Should PM attend the Commonwealth Summit in Colombo in November?

Suhasini Haidar, CNN-IBN | Oct 26, 2013 at 09:19am


In the past 4 years, Sri Lanka has taken many steps, along with the Indian government's help towards addressing the concerns over its treatment of the Tamil minority from holding elections, to rebuild the Northern Province. His decision to skip the meet is likely to jeopardise the process and lose even more leverage to push Sri Lanka, already an estranged neighbour, to investigate and bring accountability for the human rights violations there.