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    1. UN Peacekeepers: How a Haiti child sex ring was whitewashed

      Associated Press via Yahoo News3 hours ago

      COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — When a Haitian teenager alleged that she had been raped and sodomized by a Sri Lankan peacekeeper, the government here dispatched a high-ranking general suspected ...

    2. Key dates in Sri Lanka's contributions to UN peacekeeping

      Associated Press via Yahoo News3 hours ago

      Sri Lanka participated in years of U.N. peacekeeping operations while the country was embroiled in a brutal, generation-long civil war. Yet, even as Sri Lanka refused to investigate ...

    3. AP Investigation: 5 things to know about UN sex abuse

      Associated Press via Yahoo News3 hours ago

      COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The key findings on AP's investigation into the U.N.'s sexual abuse and exploitation controversy: 1. No Sri Lankan peacekeeper has ever been jailed for sexual ...

    4. Sri Lanka confirms 100 dead in mudslides; 99 missing

      Associated Press via Yahoo News2 hours ago

      AGALAWATTE, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka has appealed for outside help as the death toll from floods and mudslides on Saturday rose to 100 with 99 others missing. The Disaster Management ...

    5. Colombo (AFP) - Indian medical teams and emergency relief arrived in Sri Lanka Saturday as the monsoon-related death toll reached 100 and authorities warned of more flooding in low-lying ...

    6. 91 killed, 110 missing in Sri Lankan floods, mudslides

      Associated Press via Yahoo News16 hours ago

      BELLANA, Sri Lanka (AP) — Floods and torrents of mud unleashed by heavy rains in Sri Lanka killed 91 people and left 110 others missing Friday. Authorities appealed for international ...

    7. Sri Lankan president discusses asylum seekers in Australia

      Associated Press via Yahoo News2 days ago

      CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Sri Lanka's president met with the Australian prime minister on Thursday with fighting people-smuggling high on the agenda. President Maithripala Sirisena is ...

    8. Flooding and landslides killed at least 92 people and left another 110 missing in Sri Lanka as the monsoon set in Friday, dumping record rainfall in many parts of the island, authorities ...

    9. Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene was Friday named as the head coach of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) side Khulna Titans for the next two seasons of the Twenty20 tournament ...

    10. Top Asian News 7:52 a.m. GMT

      Associated Press via Yahoo Newsmoments ago

      AGALAWATTE, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka has appealed for outside help as the death toll from floods and mudslides on Saturday rose to 100 with 99 others missing. The Disaster Management ...

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