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Unhrc sri lanka resolution war crimes protests

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The UNHRC passed a resolution urging the Sri Lankan government to punish war crimes.
A UN internal probe has found that the mission in Sri Lanka marked "a grave failure" on the part of the organization.
Unhrc sri lanka resolution war crimes protests

Families of Sri Lankan disabled soldiers express their solidarity with the government during a demonstration in Colombo on March 22, 2012. Protestors were against a US sponsored resolution at the UN Human Rights Council that urged credible probe against alleged violations during the final days of the war against Tamil Tiger separatists in 2009. The US-led resolution was adopted with 24 votes in favour, 15 against and eight abstentions.

ISHARA S.KODIKARA