Supporters of Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapaksa hold ...
Feb 27th, 2012
(Reuters) - Supporters of Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapaksa hold up images of him during a protest in support of Sri Lanka in Colombo February 27, 2012. United Nations (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights Navanetham Pillay raised the issue that the Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission (LLRC), dubbed the Darusman Report by Sri Lanka's government, had not dealt with the accountability issues raised in the UN panel report two days ahead of the 19th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva, local media reported. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte (SRI LANKA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST) -
BEIJING (AP) - A top North Korean envoy delivered a letter from leader Kim Jong Un to Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday and told him Pyongyang would take steps to rejoin stalled nuclear disarmament talks, in an apparent victory for Beijing's efforts to coax its unruly ally into lowering tensions. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]