Executive director of Transparency International Sri Lanka faces imminent arrest
Recent articles in Sri Lanka

Human rights defenders, journalists, and critics have been targeted by the police, intelligence agencies, and pro-government media since the presidential election in 2019.

Six groups of journalists have issued a joint statement asking the owners of electronic and print media companies to implement measures for the protection of reporters who are covering the COVID-19 pandemic.

It took little more than a week for Sri Lanka’s new president to start having an alarming impact on press freedom.