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  Sri Lanka warns UK PM over 'war crimes'
  UK urges Sri Lanka over rights

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  David Cameron has urged Sri Lanka's president to go further and faster over human rights issues and reconciliation following the civil war
  David Cameron has been warned by the Sri Lankan government not to quiz them over alleged war crimes in 2009

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  London: The UK Foreign Office has pressed Sri Lanka to investigate alleged atrocities during its civil war after 'horrific' footage aired in a TV program
Apr.25   Sri Lanka 'killed civilians' - UN
  The widespread shelling by the government killed most of the tens of thousands of civilians who died in 2009

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Jan.7 Video of executions appears authentic
  U.N. investigator: A video purportedly showing Sri Lankan soldiers executing bound, blindfolded and naked Tamils appears to be authentic

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Nov.1 US 'to quiz Sri Lanka army chief'
  General Sarath Fonseka faces questioning by the US government, over alleged war crimes committed during the war with the Tamil Tigers Aug.26 Video shows purported atrocities  The execution-style shooting is repeated with a second man, also bound and naked Feb.16   Tamil Tigers 'target civilians'  The United Nations says it has received reports that the rebels are actively preventing civilians from leaving war zone

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Nov.2   S Lanka troops 'abused Haitians'
  The UN is sending home more than 100 of the 950 Sri Lankan peacekeepers, accusing them of sexual abuse, including with underage girls

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Dec.18   Tigers 'abduct' 24 schoolchildren
  Tamil rebels have kidnapped 24 schoolchildren, mostly teenagers, in eastern Sri Lanka Nov.13 S Lanka 'recruits child fighters'  United Nations: the government forces have been recruiting children to fight against the Tamil Tiger rebels Sep.17 Sri Lanka claims rebel massacre  The bodies of 11 Muslim men were found hacked to death in a remote jungle Aug.30 Military 'killed Lanka aid staff'  Truce monitors have accused the military of killing 17 local employees of a French charity Action Against Hunger May.29 Rebels 'shoot dead 12'
  The army says suspected Tamil Tigers have shot dead construction workers in the restive eastern province

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Feb.8 Sri Lanka rebels to end child soldiers  Berlin: The agreement came at the end of 2 days of peace talks aimed at ending a war

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2013-11-15 UK urges Sri Lanka over rights Sri Lanka
C. 2013-11-13 Sri Lanka warns UK PM over 'war crimes' Sri Lanka
3. 2011-06-14 UK urges S Lanka war crimes probe London
E. 2011-04-25 Sri Lanka 'killed civilians' - UN Sri Lanka
F. 2010-01-07 Video of executions appears authentic Sri Lanka
G. 2009-11-01 US 'to quiz Sri Lanka army chief' Sri Lanka
7. 2009-08-26 Video shows purported atrocities Sri Lanka
I. 2009-02-16 Tamil Tigers 'target civilians' Sri Lanka

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