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    Torture Is ‘Common Practice’ in Sri Lanka, U.N. Panel Finds

    Image: Felice D. Gaer, one of the two committee experts who led the examination of Sri Lanka. NYT/By NICK CUMMING-BRUCEDEC. GENEVA — President Maithripala Sirisena swept to a surprising election victory about two years ago promising political changes and human rights protections in Sri Lanka. On Wednesday, a United Nations committee questioned the government’s commitment […]

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