French group says Sri Lanka military executed 17 aid workers in 2006, government covered it up

  • by: KRISHAN FRANCIS , Associated Press
  • Updated: December 3, 2013 - 1:40 PM

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — A French aid group accused Sri Lankan security forces on Tuesday of executing 17 of its local employees in 2006 during the country's civil war, and said the government has protected the killers.

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