Toronto Tamil fears for wife in Sri Lanka

[CBC] A Toronto man of Tamil descent is asking the federal government to rescue his wife and children in Sri Lanka, claiming they are being harassed by the government there because of things he told a Canadian newspaper. [Full Story]

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Sri Lanka special report: Failure to investigate

[Committee to Protect Journalists] As the Sri Lankan government steps up its war with the LTTE, assaults on journalists are on the rise. So are suspicions that the government is complicit in these attacks. Sri Lanka‚Äôs journalists are under intensive assault. Authorities have failed to carry out effective and credible investigations into the killing of…

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