Police Launch Attacks On Protesting Free Trade Zone Employees
Group of estate workers carried protest march in Colombo
Al menos 23 heridos durante protestas en Sri Lanka
Tea pluckers stage protest in Bogawantalawa
John Beacham, ANSWER Chicago Coordinator, at March 19 2011 Antiwar Protest on 8th Anniv. of Iraq War
The Worker Protests in Sri Lanka began on 30 May 2011 with workers in free trade zones protesting against a government pension plan The Sri Lanka police killed one worker in a police firing during the protests. The protests are believed to be supported by the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna. and a number of Buddhist monks have joined the protests as well. Later in the month, telecommunications workers began protesting against corruption.