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    Declaration:

    "The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka [....] declares in accordance with article 3 (2) of [the Protocol] that under the laws of Sri Lanka:

    (a) there is no compulsory, forced or coerced recruitment into the national armed forces;

    (b) recruitment is solely on a voluntary basis;

    (c) the minimum age for voluntary recruitment into national armed forces is 18 years."
21.08.2000

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