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Sri Lanka: Armed Conflict

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN HL15170, tabled on 21 April 2021

To ask Her Majesty's Government what sources they used to inform their assessment of the situation in Sri Lanka during the civil war in that country between 1 January and 18 May 2009.

Answered on

29 April 2021

The UK government's assessment of the situation in Sri Lanka during the civil war was informed by a broad range of internal and open source reporting, including from our High Commission in Colombo, international organisations, civil society and media.