外电报道如下：Sri Lankans cremated their assassinated foreign minister Monday as the government urged the international community to clamp down on overseas supporters of Tamil rebels amid fears the killing could scuttle a three-year-old cease-fire.
句中的clamp down on表示"施压于；压制；限制；对……进行取缔"的意思。例如：The government is clamping down on teenage drinking.（政府正在禁止青少年饮酒。）Following the military coup, there has been a clampdown on press reporting in the capital.（军事政变以后，对首都的新闻报道进行压制。）
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