WEA urges Sri Lanka to end religious freedom violations, repeal Online Safety Act

The World Evangelical Alliance urged the Sri Lankan government to investigate the Easter Sunday bombings and bring perpetrators to justice, to end violations of freedom of religion or belief, to repeal the Online Safety Act, and to refrain from mandating registration for places of worship.

The oral statement was made at the Human Rights Council 55th session, during the General debate on the oral update by the High Commissioner for human rights, on 4 March 2024.