Friday, September 10, 2010

Printers wife and two brothers taken hostage, printing press sealed, printer and workers detained

NfR expresses its serious concern that a printing press has been sealed, the printer and eight other printing workers have been detained and the printers family was taken hostage by the police under the emergency regulations for printing a political poster.

Saturday, September 4, 2010

Condemns proposed 18th amendment to the constitution

NfR, the Exile Network for Media and Human Rights in Sri Lanka joins democratic forces in Sri Lanka in opposing the proposed 18th amendment to the constitution of Sri Lanka. Condemning this amendment as the final step in establishing a constitutional dictatorship in Sri Lanka NfR urge international democratic forces to voice their opposition in strongest terms in solidarity with democratic aspirations of the Sri Lankan people.