Australia  

Celebrating 10 Years of Trusted News Discovery
One News Page
> >

Sri Lanka curfew lifted bar one province

SBS Tuesday, 14 May 2019
A nationwide curfew is in place in Sri Lanka after mobs attacked mosques and Muslim-owned shops in a second day of violence following the Easter bombings.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO - Published < > Embed
News video: Sri Lanka: Curfew lifted amid religious tension

Sri Lanka: Curfew lifted amid religious tension 02:38

Government minister says 'Buddhist extremists' are behind the anti-Muslim attacks this week, following the Easter Sunday attacks.

You Might Like


Recent related videos from verified sources

Sri Lanka attacks: Bombed church reopens [Video]Sri Lanka attacks: Bombed church reopens

A panel of politicians investigating the atrocities have heard how repeated warnings were received - including one minute before the explosions.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:23Published

Sri Lanka Catholics mark one month since bombings [Video]Sri Lanka Catholics mark one month since bombings

eeping Sri Lankan Catholics lit candles and prayed in a memorial service outside a bombed church on Tuesday, one month after Easter bombings by Islamist militants killed more than 250 people. Havovi..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:52Published

Sri Lanka extends nationwide curfew after anti-Muslim riots [Video]Sri Lanka extends nationwide curfew after anti-Muslim riots

Sri Lanka has imposed a nationwide curfew following a spate of crimes against Muslims in the wake of the Easter bombings. Footage shows police officers patrolling the streets in Marawila on May..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 02:31Published

Sri Lanka Mobs Attack Muslims In The Wake Of Easter Church Attacks [Video]Sri Lanka Mobs Attack Muslims In The Wake Of Easter Church Attacks

One man has died and Muslim-owned shops and houses burned and raided as a wave of anti-Muslim violence spread across Sri Lanka. It’s believed the attacks are in retaliation for the Easter church..

Credit: HuffPost UK STUDIO     Duration: 01:37Published

Sri Lanka orders nationwide curfew amid anti-Muslim riots [Video]Sri Lanka orders nationwide curfew amid anti-Muslim riots

Indefinite curfew imposed in North Western Province where Muslim man was killed on Monday.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:15Published

One killed as unrest turns deadly in Sri Lanka [Video]One killed as unrest turns deadly in Sri Lanka

One person has been killed and several buildings left damaged in Sri Lanka amid attacks on mosques and Muslim-owned businesses, in the worst unrest since Easter bombings by Islamist militants. Justin..

Credit: Rumble     Duration: 01:06Published

China to fund US$1.4 billion into Sri Lanka's Port City Colombo project [Video]China to fund US$1.4 billion into Sri Lanka's Port City Colombo project

BEIJING / COLOMBO — Beijing is providing a US$1.4 billion loan to Sri Lanka for their Port City Colombo project, The South China Morning Post reports. This project aims to develop a metropolis..

Credit: TomoNews US     Duration: 01:44Published

Sri Lanka imposes nationwide curfew [Video]Sri Lanka imposes nationwide curfew

According to Reuters, Sri Lankan police fired tear gas at mobs attacking mosques and shops owned by Muslims on Monday and imposed a nationwide curfew after the worst outbreak of sectarian violence..

Credit: Rumble     Duration: 00:43Published


Other recent news in Asia-Pacific

Cricket WORLD CUP: Bangladesh chase 322 to beat West IndiesNew Zealand man jailed for 21 months for sharing Christchurch SHOOTING video
HEALTH concerns and 'delicate employment matters' reason Hisco departure was delayed for weeksPolice seek answers after thief dresses as courier and walks out of BUSINESS with package containing large sum of money
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest
One News® is a registered trademark of One News Page Ltd.