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Sri Lanka wartime defense chief Gotabaya Rajapaksa launches presidential bid

DNA Monday, 12 August 2019
Gotabaya is immensely popular among Sri Lanka's powerful Sinhala Buddhist majority, who credit him with ending the island nation's 26-year-long civil war in 2009 and believe Colombo needs a seasoned hand after the April 21 Islamist bombings.
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