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July 30, 1992 | Reuters
Tamil separatists killed 31 soldiers and police in eastern Sri Lanka on Wednesday, the army said.
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NEWS
October 16, 1990 | Reuters
Four soldiers were killed in a clash with Tamil separatist guerrillas in eastern Sri Lanka, military officials said Monday.
WORLD
April 13, 2009 | Mark Magnier
The president of Sri Lanka said Sunday that the nation's military would go into defensive mode for a two-day period during the island's New Year holiday early this week, allowing civilians to flee the war zone.
NEWS
August 9, 1988 | From Reuters
Eight Tamil separatist guerrillas and two Indian soldiers were killed in a weekend clash in north Sri Lanka, a military official said Monday.
NEWS
December 13, 1989 | Reuters
Left-wing rebels killed 24 men and women in an attack on a village in southern Sri Lanka, military sources said Tuesday.
WORLD
June 9, 2003 | From Times Wire Reports
International donors pledged more than $2 billion in aid as a conference on rebuilding war-torn Sri Lanka opened in Tokyo. Host nation Japan kicked off the conference of 47 nations and 20 financial institutions by pledging $1 billion in assistance. Another $1 billion was promised by the Asian Development Bank, and smaller pledges were added. The conflict in Sri Lanka pits the majority Sinhalese against the minority Tamils.
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