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At least 64 dead as ‘army shells’ hospital

May 3, 2009

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BBC – Hospital ‘hit by Sri Lankan army’

The Sri Lankan army has killed 91 people at a makeshift hospital inside a civilian safe zone in the last two days, two doctors have told the BBC.

Channel4 – ‘Sri Lankan army hits hospital’

Doctors say Sri Lankan army shells a hospital in the safe zone killing scores of civilian patients. Nick Paton Walsh reports.

The Guardian – Sri Lanka – at least 64 dead as ‘army shells’ hospital

Artillery shells hit a makeshift hospital in Sri Lanka‘s northern war zone yesterday, killing at least 64 civilians, according to a government doctor and a website linked to the Tamil Tiger separatists, amid growing international pressure to safeguard thousands of civilians trapped in the area.

AAP – Doctor : 64 Die in Shelling of Sri Lanka hospital

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