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Four Sri Lankan soldiers killed in Killinochi

Tuesday June 25, 2019
Four Sri Lankan soldiers died after the vehicle they were travelling in collided with a train in Killinochi.   The accident occurred midday today.
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Basil confirms Gotabaya will contest the presidential elections

Monday June 24, 2019
Basil Rajapaksa has confirmed that his brother Gotabaya Rajapaksa will contest the presidential elections.  
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Canadian Parliament passes resolution calling for the UN to investigate the genocide of Tamils

Friday June 21, 2019
The Canadian Parliament has passed a resolution urging the UN to investigate allegations of genocide against the Tamils in Sri Lanka.  
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Sinhala Buddhist monks, Sri Lankan paramilitaries and Islamists incite Tamil - Muslim tensions in Kalmunai

Wednesday June 19, 2019
Sinhala Buddhist monks, Sri Lankan paramilitaries and Islamists are whipping up Tamil - Muslim ethnic tensions in Kalmunai, Amparai.  
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Muslim unity in shambles - two Muslim ministers sworn in

Wednesday June 19, 2019
Muslim unity has been thrown into shambles today as two Muslim MPs were sworn in as cabinet ministers.  
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Coerced sterilization of Sinhala women: protesters demand impartial inquiry against Muslim doctor

Tuesday May 28, 2019
Sinhala women held a vigil today, demanding an impartial inquiry into coerced sterilization surgeries performed by a Muslim doctor. ...
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Sri Lankan government demolishes Hindu temple in Trincomalee

Thursday May 23, 2019
The Sri Lankan government has demolished an ancient Hindu temple in Kanniya, Trincomalee district.   ...
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Sri Lanka bans road signs in Arabic

Wednesday May 22, 2019
The Sri Lankan government has banned the use of Arabic language in road signs across the country.   ...
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Sinhala Buddhist monks lay siege to the welfare centre housing Pakistani refugees

Tuesday May 21, 2019
Sinhala Buddhist monks laid siege to the welfare centre housing Pakistani refugees in Poonthodam, Vavuniya. ...
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