The Sri Lankan civil war a decade on

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May 29, 2019

‘While the Australian nation was transfixed by the federal election on May 18 a tragic anniversary rolled by unnoticed.

‘May 18 marked a decade since the civil war in Sri Lanka ended.

‘After twenty five years of bloodshed the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam were defeated mid-May 2009 by Sri Lankan Government forces.

‘And in the 10 years since there’s been no proper investigation of the atrocities carried out by various parties to the conflict.’

Late Night Live, ABC Radio National

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