People waiting to testify in Jaffna
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Relatives search for Sri Lanka's missing

Relatives of missing people in Sri Lanka have flocked to testify at a new commission set up to examine the issue of the missing.

The island has thousands of outstanding unsolved cases of disappearance, many, though not all, of people suspected of involvement with the Tamil Tigers.

Charles Haviland reports from the commission in Jaffna.

  • 15 Feb 2014
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