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UN suspends Sri Lanka peacekeepers over new army chief appointment
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UN suspends Sri Lanka peacekeepers over new army chief appointment

The United Nations has suspended Sri Lankan troops from peacekeeping duties after Colombo ignored repeated warnings and appointed a general…
Sri Lanka president sacks intelligence chief over Easter attacks probe
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Sri Lanka president sacks intelligence chief over Easter attacks probe

Sri Lanka’s president has sacked the national intelligence chief and will not cooperate with a parliamentary investigation into security lapses…
Sri Lanka police arrest two in clashes as schools reopen to near-empty classes
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Sri Lanka police arrest two in clashes as schools reopen to near-empty classes

NEGOMBO, Sri Lanka/COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka police arrested two men after a personal feud led to clashes between two…
Sri Lankan police hunt 140 people believed linked to Islamic State after Easter bombings
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Sri Lankan police hunt 140 people believed linked to Islamic State after Easter bombings

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankan police are trying to track down 140 people believed linked to Islamic State, which has…
Sri Lanka Catholic churches halt public services over security fears
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Sri Lanka Catholic churches halt public services over security fears

Sri Lanka’s Catholic churches suspended all public services over security fears on Thursday, as thousands of troops joined the hunt…
Sri Lanka detains Syrian in investigation of blasts; toll rises to 321
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Sri Lanka detains Syrian in investigation of blasts; toll rises to 321

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankan police detained a Syrian among 40 people being questioned about the Easter Sunday attacks on…
China urges closer cooperation with Sri Lanka on key projects
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China urges closer cooperation with Sri Lanka on key projects

China and Sri Lanka should focus on strengthening cooperation over key investment projects, Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Monday told…
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