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New calls to protect Tamils refused asylum from 'torture'

8 November 2012 Last updated at 09:08 GMT

There are calls for the suspension of special charter flights used to send home Sri Lankan Tamils who have been refused asylum in Britain.

The group Freedom From Torture is worried about allegations that some returning Tamils with links to the defeated Tamil Tiger rebels will be mistreated or tortured.

Mike Wooldridge reports.