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On Rights and Justice: Some Perspective from Colombo

Ruki Fernando is a human rights activist based in Colombo, Sri Lanka. In this interview, Mr. Fernando shares his thoughts on a range of salient issues. Sri Lanka's former president, Mahinda Rajapaksa, took the country in an ever more authoritarian direction. How much has changed since Maithripala Sirisena became president in January 2015? Authoritarianism has reduced and there is more space across the country for free expression, free assembly and free association.
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