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Lankan Parliament approves law to trace missing persons

Sri Lanka's Parliament today unanimously approved a bill to set up an office to help find some 65,000 people reported missing during the country's armed uprisings, including a brutal civil war with the LTTE, and clarify the circumstances under which they disappeared.

Sri Lankan Parliament approves Constitution making mechanism

Sri Lankan Parliament has unanimously approved a resolution for setting up a Constitutional Assembly to formulate a new Constitution for the country.