Sri Lanka: Neither Rajapaksa nor the LTTE should get away with amnesia

By Yolanda Foster, Amnesty International’s Sri Lanka campaigner
A buzz of attention surrounds Sri Lankan President Rajapaksa’s visit to the UK. “Arrest Rajapaksa for war crimes” reads one banner brandished by a Tamil diaspora group keen to see Rajapaksa arrested under ‘universal jurisdiction’, the principle that allows war criminals to be arrested in any country.  His […]