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Exclusive: Sri Lankan ex-defense chief Gotabaya says he will run for president, tackle radical Islam

Published on: Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:31:20 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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Sri Lanka's former wartime defense chief, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, said on Friday he would run for president in elections this year and would stop the spread of Islamist extremism by rebuilding the intelligence service and surveilling citizens.

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