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Sri Lanka imposes curfew after at least 207 killed in attacks
The Guardian - 3h ago - theguardian.com
Authorities in Sri Lanka have launched a massive security operation and imposed a curfew after a wave of bombs in churches and hotels in Sri Lanka killed at least 207 people and injured 450. The eight blasts, some of which officials said were suicide bomb attacks, appeared timed to cause maximum casualties among worshippers attending Easter services. In one church, St. Sebastian's in Negombo, north of the capital, Colombo, more than 50 people had been killed, a police official said. Much of the church roof ...
Sri Lanka explosions: More than 200 killed as churches and hotels targeted
BBC News - 1h ago - bbc.com
At least 207 people have been killed and 450 hurt in explosions at churches and hotels in Sri Lanka, police say. At least eight blasts were reported. Three churches in Negombo, Batticaloa and Colombo's Kochchikade district were targeted during Easter services. The Shangri-La, Kingsbury, Cinnamon Grand and a fourth hotel, all in the capital Colombo, were also hit. A national curfew has been put in place "until further notice" and social media networks have been temporarily blocked. Reports say seven people have ...
The New York Times
Sri Lanka Bombings Live Updates: Deadly Carnage at Churches and Hotels
The New York Times - 41m ago - nytimes.com
As worshipers gathered on Sunday at Roman Catholic churches across Sri Lanka to celebrate Easter Mass, the culmination of Holy Week, a wave of explosions rocked the congregations. At about 8:45 a.m., at least eight bombing attacks struck at least three churches, along with three five-star hotels favored by foreigners, killing more than 200 people, in what the police said had been a coordinated attack. • A senior presidential aide said it appeared that the attacks had been carried out by suicide bombers. No group ...
Sri Lanka blasts: More than 200 dead in church and hotel bombings across country
(CNN) At least 207 people were killed and hundreds more wounded in a series of bomb blasts that hit luxury hotels and churches across Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, leaving the entire country in a state of lock-down. The first wave of attacks struck at the heart of the country's minority Christian community during busy Easter services at churches in the cities of Colombo, Negombo and Batticaloa on Sunday morning. Additional blasts ripped through three high-end hotels, the Shangri La, Cinnamon Grand and Kingsbury ...
Here's What to Know About the Easter Sunday Blasts in Sri Lanka
The Cinnamon Grand is near the official residence of Sri Lanka's prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe. AP reports that explosions also occurred in St. Sebastian's Church in Negombo, a town north of Colombo that is home to many Catholics, and in the eastern town of Batticaloa at the Zion Church. AFP reported that a seventh blast took place at approximately 04:50 ET killing two more people. CNN reported that the blast occurred at a guest house in Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, outside of Colombo. Local media reported ...
The Latest: Sri Lanka imposes nationwide curfew after blasts
Washington Post - 58m ago - washingtonpost.com
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — The Latest on explosions in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday (all times local):. 5:25 p.m.. Sri Lanka's government has imposed a nationwide curfew from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. following a series of blasts in and around the capital that killed at least 190 people. Shops were closed and streets were deserted in Colombo, the capital, ahead of the curfew Sunday. At least three churches, three luxury hotels and a guesthouse were among the targets of the Easter Sunday attacks. ___. 5:25 p.m.. Chinese state ...
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