Sri Lanka Suffers Bombings on Easter Sunday

Sri Lanka Suffers Bombings on Easter Sunday

On April 21, 2019, Christians in Sri Lanka congregated to celebrate Easter Sunday. During this festival time, three churches were bombed, killing over 200 people and injuring approximately 450. Police say that the bombings were a result of a coordinated terrorist attack, specifically orchestrated by one group. In addition to the churches, three hotels where […]

Sri Lanka Police Anticipate Protest Against Deal With China

Sri Lanka Police Anticipate Protest Against Deal With China

On Jan. 6, 2017, Sri Lanka police officials announced that they would anticipate a protest against the motion to move forward negotiating a deal that allows China to rent a major seaport vital to Sri Lanka’s natives. The inauguration for Ranil Wickremesinghe, Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister, is at the seaport where police officials anticipate the protest on […]