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India presses for Sri Lanka truce as casualties rise
By IBT Staff Reporter on 04/24/09 AT 9:02 AM
Indian envoys flew into Sri Lanka on Friday to urge a truce in the closing chapter of a 25-year war in which U.N. data showed nearly 6,500 civilians have been killed in the last three months.