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Acknowledging the obvious

It is completely obvious Sri Lanka is a country where people are subjected to various forms of persecution. We are reasonably sure there were liquidations during the last stage of the civil war.
- Erik Solheim, Norwegian Minister of International Development, when asked about allegations that Norwegian embassy officials have helped people to flee Sri Lanka. See his comments here.

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