Former Tamil Rebel And Sinhalese Military Officer Wed In Sri Lanka's Northern Province : News Photo

Former Tamil Rebel And Sinhalese Military Officer Wed In Sri Lanka's Northern Province

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VISHWAMADU, SRI LANKA - SEPTEMBER 18: Former female Tamil rebel named Premarathnam Suganthini, 19 years old, and her groom H.N. Rathnayaka, 23 years old, during the weeding ceremony at the Civil Defence Force militray camp on September 18, 2013 in Vishwamadu, Sri Lanka. The former female Tamil rebel and a Sinhalese military officer were legally married today in Sri Lanka's war-torn Northern province. Sri Lanka suffered through a 26-year civil war between the Tamil Tigers and the Sri Lankan military which ended in 2009. On September 21 Sri Lankans of the Northern Province will head to the polls for provincial council elections for the first time since the conflict began. (Photo by Buddhika Weerasinghe/Getty Images)
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VISHWAMADU, SRI LANKA - SEPTEMBER 18: Former female Tamil rebel named Premarathnam Suganthini, 19 years old, and her groom H.N. Rathnayaka, 23 years old, during the weeding ceremony at the Civil Defence Force militray camp on September 18, 2013 in Vishwamadu, Sri Lanka. The former female Tamil rebel and a Sinhalese military officer were legally married today in Sri Lanka's war-torn Northern province. Sri Lanka suffered through a 26-year civil war between the Tamil Tigers and the Sri Lankan military which ended in 2009. On September 21 Sri Lankans of the Northern Province will head to the polls for provincial council elections for the first time since the conflict began. (Photo by Buddhika Weerasinghe/Getty Images)
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