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'International network' linked to Sri Lanka terror attacks

SBS Monday, 22 April 2019
The Sri Lanka government has named National Thowheeth Jama'ath as the main suspect behind Sunday's terror attacks, which killed 290 and left another 500 injured.
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News video: Sri Lanka Temporarily Blocks Social Media Following Terror Attacks

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The Sri Lankan government blocked access to popular social networks following Sunday’s terror attacks that killed more than 290 people. A temporary shutdown of sites like Facebook and Instagram aims to stop the spread of misinformation and fake news, according to Geek.com Unfortunately, it also...

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