Mahinda Rajapaksa

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Sri lanka's impeached Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake steps out... News PhotoBeing Fired,Chief Justice,Colombo,Day,Horizontal,Impeachment,Mahinda Rajapaksa,Politics,Sri Lanka,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPSri lanka's impeached Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake steps out of her private home in Colombo on January 14, 2013, a day after President Mahinda Rajapakse sacked her. Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse sacked the chief justice by ratifying a controversial parliamentary vote, defying international calls for restraint and plunging the country into a constitutional crisis. AFP PHOTO/ Ishara S.KODIKARA (Photo credit should read Ishara S.KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images)