President Maithripala Sirisena. Photo: Reuters President Maithripala Sirisena. Photo: Reuters
President Maithripala Sirisena. Photo: Reuters

Torture remains ‘endemic and routine’ in Sri Lanka, according to UN human rights watchdog

Special rapporteur claims that the fulfilment of the Sri Lankan government’s commitments to the UN human rights council has virtually ground to a halt

President Maithripala Sirisena. Photo: Reuters President Maithripala Sirisena. Photo: Reuters
President Maithripala Sirisena. Photo: Reuters
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