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SL Army Systematically Raping Women Fleeing from War Zone

April 28, 2009

TPM : Sri Lankan Army Systematically Raping Women Fleeing from War Zone

However, the current level and pattern of rapes is likely unprecedented, suggesting that they may be acts of genocide…The UN Genocide Convention requires its parties – which include Canada, Australia, the USA, the UK and 136 other countries – to “prevent and punish” genocide, “whether committed in time of peace or in time of war”. Classifying the rapes and other atrocities currently being committed in Sri Lanka as genocide is therefore crucial to stopping them.

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  1. April 28, 2009 9:17 pm

    Thanks for the info. With all the bad information we get online with crazy credit websites, it is good to read something from someone who knows what they are talking about.

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