Category Archives: Asia

Sri Lanka’s ‘criminal’ general

On Friday, in a Sri Lankan court room, the ex-head of the Sri Lankan army, Sarath Fonseka, was sentenced to three years in prison. His crime: alleging that his own forces committed atrocities during the conflict with Tamil fighters. Anyone … Continue reading

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Mongolia – Inner and Outer

Inner Mongolia (a large province of China) is currently under near martial law, as the Chinese government tries to quash protests by ethnic Mongol inhabitants. Last week thousands of students were arrested, and the internet has been cut off in … Continue reading

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