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OIC-IPHRC categorically condemns Sri Lanka’s enactment of discriminatory laws under the pretext of ‘deradicalization’ and ‘counter terrorism’ prompting arbitrary arrests, torture and banning of burqa as tantamount to grave deprivations of human rights of Muslim minorities and violative of Sri Lanka’s international human rights obligations.

Jeddah 29th April 2021: The Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission (IPHRC) of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) joins the international community in strongly condemning the Sri Lankan Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA) and its recently enacted regulation namely ‘De-radicalization from holding violent extremist religious ideology’, which allows creation of …

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RAMADHAN GREETINGS

RAMADHAN GREETINGS ALLAH’S MERCY IS LIMITLESS, SO LET’S NOT LIMIT OURSELVES IN SEEKING IT IN THE HOLY MONTH OF RAMADAN  WE, THE ADMINISTRATORS OF WFSLM, TAKE THIS OPPORTUNITY TO WISH ALL THE MEMBERS OF WORLD FORUM FOR SRI LANKAN MUSLIMS AND THEIR FAMILIES, THE BEST AND PRAY TO ALMIGHTY TO …

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UNHRC adopts resolution against #SriLanka

UNHRC adopts resolution against SriLanka. 22 countries voted in favor, 11 against and 14 abstained. Bangladesh, China, Cuba, Pakistan and Philippines among the countries that voted against the resolution. The resolution requests the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights to enhance its monitoring and reporting on the situation …

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Labour Party Call For Referral Of Sri Lanka To ICC

The British government has come under heavy criticism from its main opposition for failing to seek the UN rights body’s approval to refer Sri Lanka to the International Criminal Court (ICC). Forty-seven member states of the UN Human Rights Council will be voting on a draft resolution aimed at promoting …

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