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Sri Lanka’s top military officer shifted to safer prison

Sri Lanka’s top-ranking military officer Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne has been detained for allegedly aiding the abduction and murder of 11 people during the island’s civil war. Wijegunaratne has been transferred to a different prison due to potential security threats from militant Tamil inmates while a court investigates the charges against him. The Chief of Defence […]