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Pheu Thai Party calls for independent reconciliation

THE party ousted from power in a coup in Thailand in 2014 told a military-led reconciliation panel on Wednesday that political wounds could better be healed by an independent body. But the Pheu Thai Party made no mention to the panel of its political godfather, former populist prime minister Thaksin …

The Real Lessons from the End of Sri Lanka’s Long War – Global Spin – TIME.com

The grandly named “Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission”submitted its final report to Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday. The document is meant to account for the failure of a 2002 ceasefire and the events leading up to the end of the country’s 26-year-long war against the Liberation Tigers of Tamil …