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| Female suicide bomber kills 24 in Sri Lanka |
| Updated at: 1321 PST, Monday, February 09, 2009|
COLOMBO: The Sri Lankan military says a female suicide bomber killed 24 people when she blew herself up among a group of soldiers searching civilians fleeing the northern war zone.
Military spokesman Brig. Udaya Nanayakkara said another 20 people were injured in the bombing Monday.