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Execution of aid workers sparks outrage

BMJ 2006; 333 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.333.7564.368-b (Published 17 August 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:368
  1. Ganapati Murdur
  1. New Delhi

    The murders of 17 aid workers in Sri Lanka earlier this month have sparked widespread international outrage and raised concerns over the future of humanitarian aid activities in the island nation where an ethnic conflict has been raging for 23 years.


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    “Pure and simple execution,” said Jean-Christophe Rufin

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