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'Sri Lanka to refuse entry to UN investigators'
AFP
Colombo, August 19, 2014
First Published: 12:25 IST(19/8/2014)
Last Updated: 12:29 IST(19/8/2014)

Sri Lanka will not grant visas to UN investigators probing war crimes allegedly committed during the island's decades-long separatist conflict, president Mahinda Rajapakse said Tuesday.

"We will not allow them into the country," said Rajapakse, who is under international pressure to cooperate with the UN-mandated investigation.


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