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Gunfight at biggest Sri Lanka prison kills 13

Rioting prisoners fire weapons and cheer from a roof during clashes with Sri Lanka's Special Task Force (STF) at Welikada prison in Colombo, November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Stringer

Rioting prisoners fire weapons and cheer from a roof during clashes with Sri Lanka's Special Task Force (STF) at Welikada prison in Colombo, November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Stringer

Rioting prisoners fire weapons and cheer from a roof during clashes with Sri Lanka's Special Task Force (STF) at Welikada prison in Colombo, November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Stringer
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Sri Lanka's Special Task Force (STF) soldiers block the entrance to Welikada prison during a clash with prisoners in Colombo, November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Stringer

Sri Lanka's Special Task Force (STF) soldiers block the entrance to Welikada prison during a clash with prisoners in Colombo, November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Stringer

Sri Lanka's Special Task Force (STF) soldiers block the entrance to Welikada prison during a clash with prisoners in Colombo, November 9, 2012. REUTERS/Stringer
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