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Sri Lanka on cusp of another civil war? PM's residence set on fire, nationwide curfew imposed

Published: 10th May 2022 02:32 PM  |   Last Updated: 10th May 2022 02:56 PM  

Sri Lanka Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa's residence was set on fire on May 9. Sri Lanka saw its most violent day in recent weeks as prime minister Mahinda Rajapaksa quit his post on Monday and clashes - far and wide - claimed at least five lives including a ruling party MP and leftover around 173 injured.


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