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Friday, July 5, 2013

Journalist flees Sri Lanka media crackdown, seeks safety in U.S.

Frederica Jansz (center), who was a prosecution witness in a case against former Sri Lanka army chief Sarath Fonseka, walking to court this past October in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Jansz has since fled with her two sons to the U.S., where they sought asylum.