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The dangers of reporting on human rights in Sri Lanka

Headline Title:  The dangers of reporting on human rights in Sri Lanka 15 November 2013 When world leaders disembark in Colombo for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) this week, they will have to look beyond newsstands to find out what is really going on in Sri Lanka.Because in the South Asian country, only a few dare to write the truth, since the consequences for criticizing the government and its policies are, simply, too terrifying.Sandya Eknaligoda knows exactly how dangerous it can be.Her husband, journalist and cartoonist Prageeth, has been missing for nearly…

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