Australia  

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

Sri Lankan Authorities Arrest Scholar For Alleged Links To Bombing Ringleader

Video Credit: Wochit News - Duration: 00:58s - Published < > Embed
Sri Lankan Authorities Arrest Scholar For Alleged Links To Bombing Ringleader

Sri Lankan Authorities Arrest Scholar For Alleged Links To Bombing Ringleader

According to a report by Reuters, Sri Lankan authorities have arrested a Saudi-educated scholar for what they claim are links with Zahran Hashim, the suspected ringleader of the Easter Sunday bombings, highlighting the rising influence of Salafi-Wahhabi Islam on the island's Muslims. A police statement late on Friday read, “Information has been revealed that the suspect arrested had a close relationship with ... Zahran and had been operating financial transactions.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

You Might Like


Recent related videos from verified sources

IANS at World Cup | India skip practice ahead of match against Sri Lanka [Video]IANS at World Cup | India skip practice ahead of match against Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan players were seen practicing hard for the match against India at Leeds, England while Men in Blue skipped training.

Credit: IANS INDIA     Duration: 00:39Published

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

India's Modi makes unscheduled stop at bombed Sri Lanka church [Video]India's Modi makes unscheduled stop at bombed Sri Lanka church

The Indian leader visits church bombed during Easter on his first trip to neighbouring Sri Lanka since his re-election.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:04Published

Sri Lanka intelligence chief fired after criticism over bombings [Video]Sri Lanka intelligence chief fired after criticism over bombings

President Sirisena fires chief of national intelligence for suggesting he had been forewarned about Easter bombings.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:09Published

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.