Perpetual War

International policies strengthen the polarization underpinning Sri Lanka’s ethnic war.

Why Flexibility Breeds Contempt

The importance of standing firm and united on Tamil Eelam

Fragile Fictions

So much for ‘sovereignty’ and ‘territorial integrity’

Producing (In)Security

An independent Tamil Eelam is no threat to the community of states – in the region or beyond.

Concrete Realities

Why is the demand for Tamil Eelam more strident than ever before?

False Hope

As international calls for negotiations and political solutions to Sri Lanka's conflict grow . This weeks editorial asks, what are these talks expected to solve ?

Symptom, not the Problem

The Tamils are seeking liberation, not just an end to human rights abuses.

Gone with the Wind

International actions have revealed the hollowness of external assurances.

Blunted Tool

The world’s powerful states have no more commitment to sovereignty than to human rights.

A new era of ‘South-South’ alliances?

How Sri Lanka’s leading state-owned newspaper saw the new Iran - Sri Lanka partnership