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Sri Lanka and China

Duration:
11 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 12 February 2014

Sri Lanka is still recovering after a long civil war. After the death of his colleague, Mel Gunasekera, Charles Haviland reflects on a society which has become brutalised by years of violence.

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(Photo: Sri Lankan men read newspapers reporting the latest local government elections in the northern town of Jaffna. Credit: Ishara S. Kodikara/AFP/Getty Images)

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