Roy Wignaraja TGTE Minister for Prevention of Genocide and Mass Atrocities
“Sri Lanka’s current economic crisis is its own making”
UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL, GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, October 2, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ —
Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam’s (TGTE) Minister for Prevention of Genocide and Mass Atrocities, Roy Wignarajah, spoke at UN Human Rights Council in Geneva.
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He highlighted army occupation of Tamils Traditional Homeland and mentioned:
“Sri Lanka’s current economic crisis is its own making over the past several years of economic mismanagement and abuse of human rights and humanitarian rights especially towards Tamil Speaking Citizens of Sri Lanka based on a fascist ideology of making Sri Lanka into a Sinhala Buddhist Island. This ideology which paved the way to civil war which is continuing in way of military occupation of Tamils Traditional Homeland in NorthEast of Sri Lanka.
He also spoke about IMF funding and said:
“IMF assist for the present financial crises must be primarily based on the Sri Lanka’s full dedication to completely adjust to worldwide UPR commitments and different UNHRC resolutions. If IMF don’t act now, it will likely be funding human rights and humanitarian abuses in Sri Lanka.”
BELOW, PLEASE FIND HIS SPEECH:
Item:6 General Debate – thirtieth Meeting, 51st Regular Session of Human Rights Council
General debate on Item 6 – Universal Periodic Review
By Minister Mr. Harold St. Jude Gardiner Wignarajah
Minister for Prevention of Genocide and Mass Atrocities – TGTE
Sri Lanka’s present financial disaster is its personal making over the previous a number of years of financial mismanagement and abuse of human rights and humanitarian rights particularly in the direction of Tamil Speaking Citizens of Sri Lanka primarily based on a fascist ideology of making Sri Lanka right into a Sinhala Buddhist Island. This ideology which paved the way in which to civil warfare which is constant in method of army occupation of Tamils Traditional Homeland in NorthEast of Sri Lanka.
From the beginning of the UPR course of Sri Lanka used UPR as tinkering and a field ticking train than that of deliver an actual change by adhering to enhancement of human rights and humanitarian rights to its citizen’s.
Here are few suggestions from the previous 4th periodic cycle, which Sri Lanka has not applied to this point!
Ratify the Rome Statue of the International Criminal Court and absolutely align its laws with all of the obligations underneath the Rome Statute, together with incorporating the Rome Statute definition of crimes and basic ideas, in addition to adopting provisions enabling cooperation with the Court.
Repeal the Prevention of Terrorism Act and implement a right away moratorium on its use.
Implement suggestions by related treaty our bodies such because the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, to finish army involvement in industrial and different civilian actions.
IMF assist for the present financial crises must be primarily based on the Sri Lanka’s full dedication to completely adjust to worldwide UPR commitments and different UNHRC resolutions. If IMF don’t act now, it will likely be funding human rights and humanitarian abuses in Sri Lanka.
*ABOUT THE TRANSNATIONAL GOVERNMENT OF TAMIL EELAM (TGTE):
The Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam (TGTE) is a democratically elected Government of over 1,000,000 sturdy Tamils (from the island of Sri Lanka) dwelling in a number of international locations all over the world.
TGTE was shaped after the mass killing of Tamils by the Sri Lankan Government in 2009.
TGTE thrice held internationally supervised elections amongst Tamils all over the world to elect 135 Members of Parliament. It has two chambers of Parliament: The House of Representatives and the Senate and likewise a Cabinet.
TGTE is main a marketing campaign to comprehend the political aspirations of Tamils via democratic and diplomatic means and its Constitution mandates that it ought to understand its political aims solely via peaceable means. It’s primarily based on the ideas of nationhood, homeland and self-determination.
TGTE seeks that the worldwide neighborhood maintain the perpetrators of warfare crimes, crimes in opposition to humanity, and genocide in opposition to the Tamil folks to account by Referring Sri Lanka to the International Criminal Court (ICC).
TGTE calls for an internationally carried out and monitored Referendum to deliver a couple of everlasting political answer to the protracted Tamil battle thereby stopping additional atrocity crimes in opposition to the Tamil folks, which they repeatedly confronted inter alia in 1958, 1977, 1983 and 2009.”
The Prime Minister of TGTE is Mr. Visuvanathan Rudrakumaran, a New York primarily based lawyer.
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