Sri Lanka to reject visas to UN investigators (4)

Al Jazeera 2014.08.19 16:20
President Mahinda Rajapaksa says investigators will not be allowed in island nation, while backing local probe. Colombo insists that its troops did not commit war crimes while crushing the LTTE movement [EPA] Sri Lanka will not grant visas to UN investigators probing war crimes allegedly committed during the last phase of island nation's decades-long separatist conflict, President Mahinda Rajapaksa has announced.
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