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Sri Lanka bombings: At least 50 dead, hundreds injured in Easter Sunday attack

Sydney Morning Herald Sunday, 21 April 2019
More than 50 people are dead after multiple bombings at churches and hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday.
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Sri Lanka said on Monday it was invoking emergency powers in the aftermath of devastating bomb attacks on hotels and churches, blamed on militants with foreign links, which killed 290 people and wounded nearly 500. Havovi Cooper reports.

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