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Is Sri Lanka's civil war coming to an end?

After more than a quarter of a century, the civil war which has disfigured Sri Lanka may be about to end. The Sri Lankan army says it has the separatist Tamil Tigers contained, and today The United States, the European Union, Norway and Japan called on the secessionists to surrender. Caroline Hawley reports.


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