Sri Lanka’s Tamil Tigers on Oct. 24 accused the military of abusing conventions on the treatment of war dead but the military denied it had behaved wrongly and said photos showing naked bodies had been doctored. The Defense Ministry posted pictures on its Web site of clothed rebels slain in the Tigers’ biggest ever suicide operation sprawled on tarmac, some charred, one with eyes wide-open and one with a gaping hole in his head. (Reuters)

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