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Hidden from the world…innocent captives of terror

May 26, 2009

The News of the World sends award-winning reporter Dan McDougall to reveal truth about Sri Lanka’s secret refugee camps
By Dan McDougall, British foreign reporter of the year, 24/05/2009

“This is a prison camp, a Nazi-like detention camp that evokes the worst fears of humanity.”…”We pass them on the road and they look out at us through the barbed wire. They are absolutely helpless,” he said. “They have escaped a war which they had no part in and now they are prisoners. “The children are the saddest sight of all. They sit by the fence waving at the cars that pass, usually military vehicles.”…And James Ross, the legal and policy director of Human Rights Watch, accused the Sri Lankan Government of imprisoning hundreds of thousands of innocent people. He said: “The government appears to view all Tamils as presumptive Tiger supporters.”
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