An ethnic minority Tamil woman waits to go to her native village after arriving from India on a passenger ferry at a Colombo port October 12, 2011. According to a press release from the U.N., she is ... more 
An ethnic minority Tamil woman waits to go to her native village after arriving from India on a passenger ferry at a Colombo port October 12, 2011. According to a press release from the U.N., she is among the first group of 37 refugees who are returning to the island nation after escaping to India 20 years ago due to a 25-year civil war between the government's military and the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE). REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte (SRI LANKA - Tags: CONFLICT CIVIL UNREST TRANSPORT) less 
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Wed, Oct 12, 2011 4:22 AM EDT