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Tuesday, 15 April 2014 - 8:19
Canada cuts Commonwealth funding over Sri Lanka woes
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Canada will suspend funding to the Commonwealth while the chair of the secretariat is occupied by Sri Lanka because of human rights concerns.

Canada will instead direct its planned 20 million dollars contribution toward other Commonwealth programmes.

Sri Lanka has denied accusations by rights groups.
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