The Rajapakse administration is pushing for a new round of conflict - with specific strategic objectives.
What is the wider impact of selective criticism on the norm of human rights?
Despite last week’s election, a major shift in the dynamics of the peace process is not in sight.
Readings of last week’s election results are overly optimistic.
Muslims are being coopted into the Sinhala state’s efforts to crush the Tamil struggle.
Why is consensus amongst Sinhala parties so elusive?
Interests from outside Sri Lanka that have played a significant role in prolonging the island’s war.
Can a ‘national government’ leave out the JVP and pursue peace?
The Ceasefire Agreement is at the heart of the contest between two antithetical visions of what Sri Lanka should be.
It is a tough game of numbers through alliances.