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Sri Lanka to release jailed ex-army chief, Sarath Fonseka
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Sri Lanka to release jailed ex-army chief, Sarath Fonseka

President Mahinda Rajapaksa signed papers ordering the release of Sarath Fonseka, a man credited with ending the country's long civil war but who later was imprisoned after challenging the president in elections.

Lanka rejects calls for withdrawl of troops from north
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Lanka rejects calls for withdrawl of troops from north

Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa today rejected international calls to withdraw troops from the country's former warzones, warning that LTTE diaspora had not given up separatism.

Tamil party to Sri Lanka govt: Want progress in bilateral talks
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Tamil party to Sri Lanka govt: Want progress in bilateral talks

Sri Lanka's mainstream Tamil party TNA is keen to revive its stalled talks with the government but wants progress in bilateral dialogue before joining the multi party deliberations over charting out a political solution to the ethnic issue.

India seeks to reassure SL after Geneva vote
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India seeks to reassure SL after Geneva vote

Seeking to sweeten the impact of its vote in favor of the US backed resolution against Sri Lanka in Geneva, India has stressed that it respects the sovereignty of Sri Lanka