Publications

Tainted Peace – Torture in Sri Lanka since May 2009

This report is about torture practised by the military, police and intelligence services in Sri Lanka. It is based on a study conducted by Freedom from Torture of 148 Sri Lankan torture cases forensically documented by expert doctors in our Medico-Legal Report (MLR) Service, in accordance with the standards set out in the UN Manual […]

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The Forever Victims? Tamil Women in Post-War Sri Lanka

This report documents the negative impacts of 6 years of militarization on Tamil women’s lives in Sri Lanka. Based on over fifty interviews in the former conflict zone, it uncovered a very disturbing dynamic, in which efforts to protect women from sexual violence end up undermining their political and economic agency, making them even more […]

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A Still Unfinished War: Sri Lanka’s Survivors of Torture and Sexual Violence 2009-2015

This report by the International Truth & Justice Project exposes the systematic persecution of the Tamil community through torture, rape, illegal detention and killings committed by the state authorities.

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International Crisis Group

Sri Lanka’s Potemkin Peace: Democracy Under Fire

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Human Rights Watch

“We Will Teach You a Lesson” Sexual Violence against Tamils by Sri Lankan Security Forces

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Northeast Secretariat on Human Rights

Attacks on Jaffna University Students 2012

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International Crisis Group

Sri Lanka: Women’s Insecurity in the North and East  

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US State Department International Religious Freedom Report 2010

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