S R I L A N K A C A M P A I G N
May 18, 2010 Comments Off

Sri Lanka is now rated the 4th most dangerous place in the world for journalists. More than fifteen journalists are believed to have been killed there since 2006. These include Lasantha Wickrematunge, the

May 8, 2010 Comments Off

Reporters Without Borders/Reporters sans frontiers SRI LANKA: Mervyn Silva resigns as deputy minister, questions raised about new minister Reporters Without Borders welcomes President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s decision today to accept Mervyn Silva’s resignation as

February 2, 2010 Comments Off

The Commonwealth Journalists Association (CJA) is deeply concerned at the disappearance of Sri Lankan journalist Prageeth Eknaligoda’s and appalled that Sri Lanka’s ‘democratic’ government continues to persecute journalists for committing the ‘sin’ of

January 26, 2010 Comments Off

Tension surrounds today’s presidential election, especially for the press, which has had to face many obstacles. Use of the state media to support President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s campaign for another term has been accompanied