Action Alerts

Sri Lanka: #2 in enforced disappearances

October 27 commemorates the tens of thousands of enforced disappearances in Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka ranks second in the world with the highest number of disappearances, just behind Iraq. Click here to Take Action.

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Protect the rights of Asylum Seekers

Urge the Australian Government to demand assurances from Sri Lankan officials that Tamil asylum seekers will not face persecution, torture or abuse upon their return to Sri Lanka. Click here to Take Action

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Return of Wartime conditions

Five years after the peak of Sri Lanka’s genocide against Tamils, there is an increase in Sri Lanka’s violent crackdown on Tamil human rights defenders, journalists and religious figures in North-Eastern Sri Lanka. Click here to Take Action

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Ask Congress to Protect Right to Observe Tamil Heroes Day

This year as the global Tamil community observes Tamil Heroes Day, we ask you to urge the Sri Lankan government to stop denying the Tamils’ right to remember their heroes and loved ones. Click here to send an Action Alert to your member of Congress

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Ask Congress to Preserve, Protect, and Reclaim Tamil Land

The Sri Lanka Army must immediately cease confiscating land rightfully belonging to Tamils, and must close High Security Zones occupying Tamil-owned land in the North and East. Click here to send an Action Alert to your member of Congress.

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Urge Congress to Respect Tamil Self-Determination

Sri Lanka held parliamentary provincial council elections last month that resulted in a 76 percent win for the Tamil National Alliance (TNA), a party that stood on an election platform based on Tamils’ right to self-determination, establishing an international investigation of war crimes and providing greater autonomy to the North and East regions that constitute […]

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Suspend Sri Lanka from the Commonwealth

Suspending Sri Lanka from the Commonwealth will send a clear message to the Sri Lankan government as well as other oppressive regimes around the world, that the Commonwealth is willing and able to take decisive action in the face of the world’s worst crimes. Click here to send an Action Alert to the Commonwealth Ministerial Action […]

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