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Assets of those linked to terrorism to be frozen

By Chandani Kirinde Assets of those designated by a Competent Authority as engaged in terrorist activity will be liable for seizure, according to new regulations formulated by the External Affairs Ministry. The regulations have been made by the Minister under the United Nations Act of 1968 and are intended to give effect to a 2001 […]

It is not possible to remove Armed Forces camps from North and reduce attention to national security

by Mahinda Rajapaksa (Text of President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s address to the nation, at the Armed Services Humanitarian Victory Parade, Galle Face, Colombo on May 19th 2012) I need not state afresh that this day – the 19th of May – is now a great historic day in our country. Today marks third celebration of victory […]