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US ambassador summoned over Libyan raid
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The Libyan government has summoned the US envoy to the country after a raid saw an alleged al-Qaeda operative abducted by US special forces.

Prime Minister Ali Zeidan said ties between the two countries would remain unaffected but said that Libyan nationals must be tried in Libyan courts.

The US embassy in Tripoli told the BBC that Ambassador Deborah Jones was "in regular contact with the Libyan government, including the Libyan ministry of foreign affairs".

 
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Tamil Guardian 26 July 2016
Braving threats, Tamil fishermen return to Kokkilai

  Tamil fishermen have returned to setting up business in Kokkilai in Mullaitivu, over the weekend, braving threats from Sinhala Buddhist monks and police officers. [more]

Tamil Guardian 26 July 2016
ICRC calls on Sri Lanka to release list of disappeared
The International Committee of the Red Cross in a report released on Tuesday called on Sir Lankan authorities to “consolidate a national list of missing persons. [more]

Tamil Guardian 26 July 2016
Couple dead and toddler injured after collision in Kilnochchi

 

A couple have died and their 2 year old child seriously injured after a collision in Kilinochchi on Monday, reports Hiru News. [more]

Tamil Guardian 26 July 2016
Colombo archbishop defends Buddhism's constitutional prominence
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Tamil Guardian 26 July 2016
Sri Lanka army warns of overseas activists and LTTE, criticises attempts to criminalise arbitrary detention
Sri Lanka’s military Chief of Staff has told the army to be aware of the activities of ‘LTTE supporters’ and ‘overseas activists’ reports Colombo Gazette. [more]

Tamil Guardian 25 July 2016
On this day 25 July 1983 - Tamil prisoners massacred at Welikada
On the 25th July 1983 Sellarasa “Kuttimani” Yogachandiran, leader of the Tamil Eelam Liberation Organisation (TELO) and Ganeshanathan Jeganathan, [more]

Tamil Guardian 25 July 2016
Sri Lankan soldiers oversee donations to Tamil schoolchildren

Sri Lankan troops oversaw two charitable ceremonies last week, where school items were donated to Tamil children in the Kondavil region in Jaffna. [more]

Tamil Guardian 25 July 2016
'Militarisation is at its peak' in North-East – TCSF spokesperson
Human rights violations continue to occur in the Tamil North-East with militarisation by Sri Lankan troops at its peak said co-spokesperson of the Tamil Civil Society Forum Father Elil Rajendram. [more]


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