Sri Lanka has locked up this Muslim lawyer without charge for nearly five months

The prominent Sri Lankan Muslim lawyer, Hejaaz Hizbullah, is being described by human rights groups as the latest victim of Sri Lanka’s draconian Prevention of Terrorism Act.  On April 14, Hizbullah, 40, got a call from the Ministry of Health saying they were worried he may have contracted COVID-19 and advised him to remain at … Continue reading Sri Lanka has locked up this Muslim lawyer without charge for nearly five months