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C Bryson Hull

C Bryson Hull

    UN: Sri Lanka must respect heavy weapons pledge
    UN: Sri Lanka must respect heavy weapons pledge
    Sri Lanka must put in practice its latest pledge not to use heavy weapons as it fights the Tamil Tiger rebels, with more than 50 000 people in...
    Sri Lanka says combat gives way to rescue
    Sri Lanka says combat gives way to rescue
    Sri Lanka on Monday said combat with heavy weapons was over in a last pocket of territory held by the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) and...
    Sri Lanka tightens noose on Tigers, thousands flee
    Sri Lanka tightens noose on Tigers, thousands flee
    About 2 000 people have fled Sri Lanka's shrinking war zone over the past two days as troops fight towards a final showdown with Tamil Tiger...
    Sri Lankan soldiers kill 150 rebels as fighting surges
    Sri Lankan soldiers kill 150 rebels as fighting surges
    Sri Lankan soldiers killed at least 150 elite Tamil Tiger fighters carrying out waves of counter attacks, and the pace of refugees fleeing the tiny...
    Sri Lanka rebels deny gunning down civilians
    Sri Lanka rebels deny gunning down civilians
    Sri Lanka's Tamil Tigers on Wednesday denied gunning down civilians streaming out of the country's war zone, and the Red Cross said 16 patients had...
    Sri Lankan troops fight towards finale with Tigers
    Sri Lankan troops fight towards finale with Tigers
    Sri Lankan troops surged forward on Monday after seizing the last big town held by Tamil Tiger separatists, aiming to strike a death blow to a...
    Tamil Tigers vow to beat back army offensive
    Tamil Tigers vow to beat back army offensive
    Sri Lankan soldiers pressured the Tamil Tigers' last stronghold on the Jaffna Peninsula on Wednesday, while the separatist rebels vowed to overcome...
    Battle for Sri Lankan rebel headquarters rages
    Battle for Sri Lankan rebel headquarters rages
    Sri Lankan troops assaulted the outskirts of the separatist Tamil Tigers' self-proclaimed capital on Wednesday, the military said, a day after both...
    Rice flies to India to ease tension with Pakistan
    Rice flies to India to ease tension with Pakistan
    Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice was due in New Delhi on Wednesday as part of intense United States efforts to ease tension between India and...
    Pressure on India, Pakistan to prevent Mumbai fallout
    Pressure on India, Pakistan to prevent Mumbai fallout
    India demanded Pakistan hand over its most-wanted man as a sign of faith as diplomatic efforts to prevent the nuclear-armed rivals from heading...
    Dozens die as Sri Lankan rebels counter-attack
    Dozens die as Sri Lankan rebels counter-attack
    Battles between Sri Lanka's military and separatist Tamil Tiger guerrillas killed dozens of people when the rebels counter-attacked against an army...
    Kenya rivals expect Cabinet deal on Monday
    Kenya rivals expect Cabinet deal on Monday
    Kenya's president and future prime minister said on Sunday they had made "substantial progress" at talks to end an impasse over a power-sharing...