Protest to greet human rights chief in Sri Lanka

A protest is to be staged at Lipton Circus on Saturday against the visit by the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein.Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein is scheduled to arrive in Sri Lanka on Saturday for talks and will be in the country till Tuesday. Posters have been pasted at several locations calling for support to protest against Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein’s Sri Lanka visit.Hussein is being accused of attempting to push for international action against the army over alleged war crimes. (Colombo Gazette)