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Sri Lanka Promises to Address Tamil Grievances

In a dramatic reversal of the hardline policies of Sri Lanka’s previous government, the current administration is promising to work toward peace-building and reconciliation with the country’s Tamil community. Sri Lanka’s foreign affairs minister outlined measures to achieve these goals at the opening of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva. The foreign minister’s speech read like a lengthy mea culpa for past wrongs by the previous government. Mangala Samaraweera said last...

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