Best of News


Police keep watch as Sri Lankan pro-government activists protest... News PhotoActivist,Colombo,Crime,Embassy,Geneva - Switzerland,Horizontal,Human Rights,Police Force,Politics,Protest,Sri Lanka,UN Human Rights Council,USA,Vertical,Voting,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPolice keep watch as Sri Lankan pro-government activists protest outside the US embassy in Colombo on March 21, 2013, as the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva was set to vote on a resolution pressing for a war crimes probe against Sri Lanka. Hundreds of demonstrators held up traffic outside the US embassy, close to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse's official residence, and chanted slogans denouncing US President Barack Obama and India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. AFP PHOTO/ LAKRUWAN WANNIARACHCHI (Photo credit should read LAKRUWAN WANNIARACHCHI/AFP/Getty Images)