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Sri Lanka struggles with fallout after deadly terror attacks

Sri Lanka struggles with fallout after deadly terror attacks

Brita Hunegs, Contributing Writer

May 6, 2019

On the morning of Easter Sunday, April 21, 29-year-old Meredith Tanner unlocked the door of Prana Lounge, a yoga studio in Sri Lanka’s capital of Colombo. She went about her usual opening task: turning on the lights, lifting the blinds, practicing poses before clients arrived. Around 9 a.m., she hea...

Explosions kill at least 138 in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday

Explosions kill at least 138 in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday

Bharatha Mallawachi and Krishan Francis, Associated Press

April 21, 2019

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — At least 138 people were killed and hundreds more injured in near simultaneous blasts that rocked three churches and three luxury hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, a security official said, in the worst bout of violence in the South Asian country since its civil war ended...

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