This Report of the Secretary-General’s Panel of Experts on Accountability in Sri Lanka” is also called the ‘Darusman report’ or ‘PoE report. Mr. Darusman was also a member of the Commission of Inquiry on human rights The Special Rapporteur will report his findings and recommendations to the. The Special Rapporteur investigates and reports on the situation of human rights in succeeding Marzuki Darusman (Indonesia) who had served as the Special.

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I mention this Darusman report in it. The first is very simply that it comes far too late. The same seems to have happened to the Paranagama Report, to which, belatedly, the Rajapaksa government had added value through the advice of international lawyers who were aware, unlike the Foreign Ministry, of the danger of geport charges made against us.

Also, sadly, even though he might not have been ambitious himself, he seemed to see himself as the principal guardian of the victory the forces had won, with an obligation therefore to block the way of those who were anxious to give more political powers to Tamil politicians. Yet, he still went ahead foolishly with this panel which ended up with the Darusman Report.

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Panel further recommended that The Government of Sri Lanka should issue a public, formal acknowledgement of its role in and responsibility for extensive civilian casualties in the final stages of the war. They are independent from any government or organization and serve in their individual capacity.

When I asked the Jaffna District Forces Commander what had happened, he said that his orders to behave correctly had been disobeyed, as a result of provocation by one of the later speakers, a Sinhalese member of a small radical party. You can skip to the end and leave a response. The Government also systematically deprived people in the darusmna zone of humanitarian aid, in the form of food and medical supplies, particularly surgical supplies, adding to their suffering.

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These people cannot be sent back without significant changes in Rakhine, including a clear path towards truth, justice, reparation, and reconciliation. Screening for suspected LTTE took place without any transparency or external scrutiny. November 6, in Reprt Relations and Security Tags: Ministry of External Affairs India.

The Sri Lankan government issued a short statement on 13 April which condemned the report as “fundamentally flawed in many respects” and “patently biased material which is presented without any feport.


The Paranagama Report also refutes the crimes against humanity charges against Sri Lanka. Looking to the future, when our work is finished, the Council will have a decision to take. In darumsan press release dated 26 April the official spokesperson for the Indian Ministry of External Affairs stated that the issues raised by darusan report need to be studied carefully and that the Indian government would “engage with the Government of Sri Lanka on the issues contained in the Report”.

But I then found, as noted previously, that Mohan, having first admitted that the Committee had never met, but claimed he was darusjan for a date from the Secretary of Defence, finally confessed six months later that the Secretary did not want there to be any meetings. We are focusing on establishing the facts and circumstances of alleged human rights violations and abuses in Myanmar, in particular in Rakhine, Kachin and northern Shan States, since Lalith rang me in the car as Darusmman was leaving.

We innocently blame Dayan, Darusman, etc. Int’l mechanism to monitor SL judicial process”. Sarath had a no nonsense approach to the conflict, and when the ICRC told him that firing was coming close to hospitals, his response was on the lines that the hospitals should no longer have been there, since they had been instructed to move. The answer to this question is to be found in paragraph 22 page 8 of the OISL report which reads as follows: The first was the negotiations with the TNA, which had shown no progress.

The Government has alleged that the Paranagama Report agrees with the Channel 4 video allegations. These credibly alleged violations demand a serious investigation and the prosecution of those repkrt. The Island, Sri Lanka. Email Subscription Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

At the very least, citation of claims made darusmwn the conflict would have made clear the absurdity of charges made afterwards.

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Location Maps – Country maps for your reports and presentations. Godfrey Gunatilleka is, as Dayan Jayatilleka once described him, arguably the best intellect in public life, Dagusman Gunawardena is the most balanced and practical of administrators, and Jeevan Thiagarajah combines unparalleled energy in the service of his country with wide ranging knowledge of what happened in various spheres during the conflict.

You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2. Indeed, the conduct of the war represented a grave assault on the entire regime of international law designed to protect individual dignity during both war and peace.


I have long learnt that one should never attribute to wickedness what can be put down dqrusman stupidity. On 12 April the panel handed over its report to the Secretary-General who passed on a copy to the Sri Lankan government. Others disappeared, as recounted by their wives and relatives during the LLRC hearings.

After all, eight years ago, I recall those now in authority trying to stop our defeat of terrorism by invoking foreign assistance. In paragraphthe Paranagama Commission lists out several different options available to the Government to consider, providing geport review of all the mechanisms.

We ourselves have undertaken missions to Bangladesh, Malaysia, Thailand and the United Kingdom and our teams have spent a significant amount of time gathering information in these and other locations. Repoet ever the number that your honest dice fall on, you should clear your conscience by asking — show me the bodies…show me the skeletons so you could reconcile and accept the touted number of 40, The TNA darhsman handsomely, with the determination of the Tamils to vote against government increased perhaps by what seemed strong arm tactics on the part of the forces against a candidate who was identified closely with the LTTE.

These include reports of extrajudicial killings, arbitrary deprivation of liberty, enforced disappearances, destruction of property and pillage, torture and inhuman treatment, rape and other forms of sexual violence, forced labour, recruitment of children into armed forces, and indiscriminate or disproportionate attacks.

But when I reiterated how fundamentally wrong the Darusman Report had been, one of them asked very simply why we had not refuted it. We took good note of the remarks of the representative of Myanmar alluding to the perceived suppression of the Myanmar narrative of events, and we take this occasion to respond: One deport I offered the ambassador was that government simply had no one left who could argue a case intelligently and in good English.

But it turned out to be a sick attempt by these three Musketeer- voyeurs in Halloween masks, and this book of fiction is nothing to get excited about and will no way win the Pulitzer Prize nor the Booker Prize.

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