April 21st, 2009 in Breaking News

Sri Lanka: 1,000 civilians die in govt raid?

Sri Lanka rebels: 1,000 civilians die in govt raid.

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka – Sri Lanka’s Tamil rebels said Tuesday that 1,000 civilians died in a government raid on their territory that the military says freed thousands of noncombatants from the war zone. The military denied the accusation.

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