Tamil political prisoners attacked in Colombo

[TamilNet, Friday, 13 November 2009, 04:40 GMT]
22 Tamil political prisoners in custody within the Colombo Remand Prison (CRP) were attacked Friday morning by Sinhala prisoners, initial reports from Colombo said. Seven of the prisoners were rushed to Colombo hospital with serious injuries.

The attack on prisoners has taken place around 6:30 a.m. Friday.

Further details were not available at the moment.


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