Media reports during the detention

http://newsfirst.lk/english/2014/03/gov-gone-extent-fabricating-false-pictures-harass-people-blames-sunil-jayasekera/25984

Human rights activist, priest arrested in northern Sri Lanka

http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/south-asia/human-rights-activist-priest-arrested-in-northern-sri-lanka/article5796020.ece

Arrests of rights defenders in Sri Lanka condemned

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/us/Arrests-of-rights-defenders-in-Sri-Lanka-condemned/articleshow/32247898.cms

3 Activists Held in Sri Lanka, Raising Fears of Crackdown

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/18/world/asia/arrests-of-rights-activists-in-sri-lanka-raise-fears-of-a-crackdown.html?_r=0

Sri Lanka arrests prominent rights activists under anti-terrorism law

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/mar/17/sri-lanka-arrests-human-rights-activists-terrorism-law

Sri Lanka arrests two activists in the lead up to UN Human Rights Council meeting

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-03-18/sri-lanka-arrests-two-activists-in-the-lead-up-to/5327672

Sri Lankans held on terror law

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-26614283

Sri Lankan human rights workers held on terrorism charges

http://www.ucanews.com/news/sri-lankan-human-rights-workers-held-on-terrorism-charges/70506

Human rights organizations press Sri Lanka to release activist, priest

http://ncronline.org/blogs/ncr-today/human-rights-organizations-press-sri-lanka-release-activist-priest

Former York human rights defender’s arrest is ‘absurd’

http://www.nouse.co.uk/2014/03/17/former-york-human-rights-defenders-arrest-is-absurd/

US & UK condemn rights activist arrests

http://www.therepublicsquare.com/world/2014/03/18/us-uk-condemn-rights-activist-arrests/

UNHRC: Sri Lanka’s spectacular own goal

http://www.therepublicsquare.com/world/2014/03/18/unhrc-sri-lankas-spectacular-own-goal/

Sri Lanka arrest top rights activist on terror charges

http://www.therepublicsquare.com/politics/2014/03/17/sri-lanka-arrest-top-rights-activist-under-terror-charges/

Ruki Fernando apprehended: many issues … and unfolding events

http://thuppahi.wordpress.com/2014/03/18/ruki-fernando-apprehended-many-issues/

Arrest of Ruki Fernando and Father Praveen

http://groundviews.org/2014/03/17/arrest-of-ruki-fernando-and-father-praveen/

UN “aware of arrests” of Ruki Fernando and Fr. Praveen Mahesan

http://newsfirst.lk/english/2014/03/un-aware-arrest-ruki-fernando-rev-praveen-mahesan/25968

Leading rights activists detained

http://colombogazette.com/2014/03/17/two-leading-rights-activists-detained/

Catholic priest and human rights activist arrested

http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Sri-Lanka,-Catholic-priest-and-human-rights-activist-arrested-30574.html

Lanka arrests rights activists ahead of UNHRC voting

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/lanka-arrests-rights-activists-ahead-of-unhrc-voting/20140317.htm

Sri Lanka arrests two human rights activists

http://news.oneindia.in/international/sri-lanka-arrests-two-human-rights-activists-1413658.html

Fears for human rights campaigners

http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/world/239058/fears-for-human-rights-campaigners

Fears for human rights campaigners

http://www.hrw.org/news/2014/03/18/dispatches-silencing-sri-lanka-s-rights-advocates

Just Someone I Know

http://romatearne.blogspot.com/2014/03/just-someone-i-know.html

Detention of Ruki Fernando and Fr Praveen

http://blogsmw.wordpress.com/2014/03/18/detention-of-ruki-fernando-and-fr-praveen/

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