Tokyo court rules deportation by immigration authorities was unconstitutional

The Tokyo High Court on Wednesday ruled that Japanese immigration authorities’ actions toward two Sri Lankan men were unconstitutional. The two men claim that they were deported without getting enough time to take legal action after being denied refugee status. The two had filed a lawsuit against the government seeking…

U.N. Human Rights chief calls for ‘close attention’ on Sri Lanka

Michelle Bachelet was referring to Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s remarks in June, when he said that his government was “committed to work with the UN to ensure accountability” The UN Human Rights Chief on Monday said she looks forward to “concrete actions” from the Sri Lankan government on its promises,…