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Full Text: Letter signed by 58 US lawmakers urging independent international investigation of Sr...

Aug 11, 2010 1:10:15 PM- transcurrents.com

58 US lawmakers are urging the Obama administration to call for an independent international investigation into alleged war crimes that occurred during Sri Lanka's civil war.

In a letter to US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, the members of Congress called for such a probe saying panels set up by the Sri Lankan government to probe the allegations "lacked the needed credibility."

Full Text of the letter dated August 9, signed by 58 members of the US House of Representatives: (PDF File)