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U.S. blacklists Sri Lankan army commander, cites killings, abuses

Published on: Fri, 14 Feb 2020 14:51:53 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
The United States has blacklisted Sri Lanka's army chief, Shavendra Silva, for human rights violations including extrajudicial killings during the last phase of the country's civil war in 2009, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday.

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