Sri Lanka rejects UK PM's call for human rights inquiry
Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa has dismissed a call by UK prime minister David Cameron for an inquiry into alleged human rights abuses.
He was speaking on the second day of a summit of Commonwealth leaders in the country.
Mr Cameron said if Sri Lanka refuses, he will push for the UN to conduct its own investigation.
James Robbins reports from Colombo.
16 Nov 2013
- From the section Asia