Sri Lanka bombings: eight arrests after eight explosions kill 207, injure hundreds in bloody Easter Sunday attacks
Sri Lanka was locked down under a nationwide curfew yesterday as authorities launched a massive security operation following a wave of coordinated bombings at churches and hotels that left more than 200 people dead and hundreds injured.Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe condemned the attacks – which also killed dozens of foreigners, including two mainland Chinese.His government shut down social media networks in an attempt to clamp down on the spread of misinformation, while some officials…... If you wish to read this full breaking news headline, plus more articles from around Thailand and Asia like, Sri Lanka bombings: eight arrests after eight explosions kill 207, injure hundreds in bloody Easter Sunday attacks, simply click on 'Read full story' below, but 1st please give us a 'LIKE' or 'SHARE' before you leave. Thank you
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