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Gota settles Sunday Leader case

2015 Mar 06

Former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa has settled a highly publicized case with The Sunday Leader newspaper over an article, lawyers said today.

The settlement was reached between the newspaper and the former Defence Secretary when the case was taken up for hearing today.

The case, which began in 2008, involved an article published on the purchase of MIG aircraft by the Defence Ministry when Rajapaksa was the Defence Secretary. (Colombo Gazette)

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