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Escalating Sri Lankan anti-Muslim riots claim first life | The Malaysian Insight

Escalating Sri Lankan anti-Muslim riots claim first life

5/14/2019

Escalating Sri Lanka n anti-Muslim riots claim first life

The Sri Lanka n government has declared a second night of curfew while 13 have been arrested.

Sri Lanka has announced a second night of curfew after a man was killed in anti-Muslim riots as the violence escalates. – EPA pic, May 14, 2019.

Violence broke out late Monday, three weeks after Islamist extremist bombings killed 258 people, with rampaging mobs carrying out arson attacks and 2,000 people vandalising a mosque, witnesses said.

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