Friday, May 29, 2009

EU expresses regret as Sri Lanka avoids war crimes probe

POOR FELLOWS! NOW THEY MUST BE PLANING THEIR NEXT MOVE.

(BRUSSELS) - The European Union expressed regret Thursday at the failure to launch a probe into alleged war crimes committed by the Sri Lankan military during its offensive against Tamil Tiger rebels.

On Wednesday, the UN Human Rights Council adopted a resolution proposed by Sri Lanka and non-aligned states that welcomed Colombo's pledges to seek reconciliation and resettle "the bulk" of displaced people within six months. Full text

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