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President Obama Urged to Act on Sri Lanka by Six Rights Groups

July 8, 2009

Amnesty International : President Obama Urged to Act on Sri Lanka by Six Rights Groups
Groups Cite Mass Killings, Internment Camps, Starvation Deaths and War Crimes

In a joint letter to President Obama, Amnesty International has joined five other rights groups to urge him to publicly call for an international commission of inquiry, including war crimes, for the mass killings that took place recently in Sri Lanka. They also urged him to take steps to protect those in government run internment camps, numbering over 300,000.

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Read letter here.
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  1. tamildiasporas permalink
    July 8, 2009 9:10 pm

    The World Leaders who asked the LTTE to let the tamil civilians to move to Sinhala Goverment controlled areas, have invited the same 300,000 Tamil civilians to srilanka’s Nazi-style concentration camps

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