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Sri Lanka’s Tamil Leaders Call for UN Help on 4,000 Missing

U.N.High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Raad al-Hussein speaks to media as he leaves a hotel in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Feb. 6, 2016. The top U.N. human rights official arrived Saturday in Sri Lanka on a four-day visit aimed at reviewing the measures taken by the island-nation to investigate alleged atrocities committed during the long civil war that left tens of thousands dead.(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)
U.N.High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Raad al-Hussein speaks to media as he leaves a hotel in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Feb. 6, 2016. The top U.N. human rights official arrived Saturday in Sri Lanka on a four-day visit aimed at reviewing the measures taken by the island-nation to investigate alleged atrocities committed during the long civil war that left tens of thousands dead.(AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)

JAFFNA, Sri Lanka—Sri Lanka’s ethnic Tamil leaders on Sunday asked the top U.N. human rights official to help determine the fate of more than 4,000...




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