Sri Lanka government mustn't ignore Tamils in camps
Lakhdar Brahimi and Edward Mortimer
PREMIUM It is now three months since Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa declared the country "liberated" from the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) rebels after a 26-year war. He said then that he wanted to settle most of the displaced Tamil civilians within 180 days--but today, with more than half that time elapsed, nearly 300,000 are still being held in "internment camps," to which the m...
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