Sri Lankan security forces detain protesters to stifle all dissent during CHOGM

By Ben Doherty
Updated April 19 2018 - 8:12am, first published November 14 2013 - 5:33am

Sri Lankan security forces have moved to stifle all dissent during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), detaining protesters, restricting journalists from travelling outside Colombo, and shutting down huge swathes of the capital city.

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