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In turbulent Sri Lanka's politics, decoding Sirisena's pact with Rajapaksa

If the Rajapaksa regime looks as if it is going to return in Sri Lanka, many in the country's armed forces will begin to feel extremely uneasy

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Ranil Wickremesinghe  |  Maithripala Sirisena  |  Mahinda Rajapaksa

Aditi Phadnis  |  New Delhi 



Aditi Phadnis

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First Published: Fri, November 02 2018. 20:18 IST

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