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Sri Lanka: Private Military and Security Companies

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN 107093, tabled on 21 October 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, whether his Department has provided access to the Metropolitan Police war crimes team access to the file FCO 37/3978 for its investigation into the activities of British mercenaries in Sri Lanka in the 1980s.

Answered on

2 November 2020

The FCDO has shared the full contents of this file with the Metropolitan Police in the context of this investigation.

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