Skip to search form Skip to main content You are currently offline. Some features of the site may not work correctly. DOI: Kollurage , N. Objectives The objectives of the study were to document the stretched penile length SPL of healthy term neonates born following an uncomplicated delivery at a tertiary care hospital in Sri Lanka, and to establish the normative data for the SPL for Sri Lankan neonates. Method This… Expand.
Militant use of children in Sri Lanka has been an internationally recognized problem since the inception of the Sri Lankan civil war in When families reject, their children are sometimes kidnapped at night from their homes or forced recruited while walking to school. Parents who refuse to allow their children to be recruited suffer retaliation by the Tamil Tigers, which may include violence or detention. Before the LTTE was accused of recruiting thousands of children into their ranks. The LTTE has been accused of knowingly recruiting and using child soldiers as front-line troops.
Comments Showing of 26 26 new post a comment ». Sep 01, AM. Post any books set in Sri Lanka here. Mar 03, PM. Jul 21, PM. Nov 08, AM. May 10, AM. Thanks for this list, Diane -- and thanks for adding to it, Mishma. Sri Lanka is a fascinating country, and I'm intrigued by several of these books.
Sri Lankan Tamil militant groups rose to prominence in the s to fight the state of Sri Lanka in order to create an independent Tamil Eelam in the north of Sri Lanka. They rose in response to the perception among minority Sri Lankan Tamils that the state was preferring the majority Sinhalese for educational opportunities and government jobs. By the end of , the militants had fought not only the Sri Lankan security forces but also the Indian Peace Keeping Force. The militants represented inter-generational tensions, as well as the caste and ideological differences.