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Sri Lanka reinstates ousted prime minister: official
Sri Lanka reinstates ousted prime minister: official
Sri Lanka's president on Sunday reappointed as prime minister the same man he sacked from the job nearly two months ago, ending a messy power...
Zuma returns from fractious Sri Lanka Commonwealth summit
Zuma returns from fractious Sri Lanka Commonwealth summit
President Jacob Zuma has returned home from his working visit to Sri Lanka, the presidency said on Monday.
Former Sri Lanka presidential hopeful gets new prison term
Former Sri Lanka presidential hopeful gets new prison term
A Sri Lankan court on Friday convicted and sentenced a former army chief to three years in prison for making a false statement the country's...
Amnesty seeks UN probe on Sri Lanka war crimes
Amnesty seeks UN probe on Sri Lanka war crimes
At least 10 000 civilians were killed in the final months of Sri Lanka's civil war but a national inquiry has failed so far to investigate war...
Sri Lankan leader gambles on January election
Sri Lankan leader gambles on January election
Sri Lanka will hold early presidential elections on January 26, officials said on Friday, a move which may backfire against incumbent Mahinda...
US urges Sri Lanka to reach out to Tamils
US urges Sri Lanka to reach out to Tamils
As Sri Lanka declared victory in one of the world's most intractable wars, the European Union and United States urged its government to reach out...
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...
Rebel myth shattered, says Sri Lankan president
Rebel myth shattered, says Sri Lankan president
The myth that the Tamil Tiger rebels were unbeatable has been shattered with a final victory over the separatists inevitable, Sri Lanka's president...
Sri Lanka: Thousands escape war zone
Sri Lanka: Thousands escape war zone
More than 23 000 civilians escaped last month from a war zone in Sri Lanka's north, where the military appears close to crushing the Tamil...
Sri Lanka urges rebels to let civilians flee war zone
Sri Lanka urges rebels to let civilians flee war zone
Sri Lanka's president urged the Tamil Tiger rebels on Friday to allow about 250 000 civilians trapped in the northern war zone to flee to...
Hundreds of civilians killed, says Sri Lankan official
Hundreds of civilians killed, says Sri Lankan official
A Sri Lankan health official says recent artillery shelling and heavy fighting in the north has killed more than 300 civilians and wounded at least...
Rebels kill seven in Sri Lanka bombing
Rebels kill seven in Sri Lanka bombing
Sri Lankan troops battled the Tamil Tigers in their last remaining strongholds in the north, while the rebels detonated a roadside bomb on Friday...

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