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    Lanka troops hunt Islamists linked to suicide attacks

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 03:02pm on May 25, 2019

    Sri Lanka’s military launched a major hunt Saturday for remnants of an Islamist group which carried out the Easter suicide bombings that killed 258 people,...

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    Sri Lanka imposes nationwide curfew after mosques attacked

    Reuters . Kiniyama, Sri Lanka | Updated at 12:38am on May 14, 2019

    Sri Lankan police fired tear gas at mobs attacking mosques and shops owned by Muslims on Monday and imposed a nationwide curfew after the worst...

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    Sri Lankan scholar’s arrest ‘spotlights on Wahhabism’

    Reuters . Kattankudy | Updated at 01:20pm on May 12, 2019

    Sri Lankan authorities have arrested a Saudi-educated scholar for what they claim are links with Zahran Hashim, the suspected ringleader of...

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    Making sense of Sri Lankan tragedy

    Habib Siddiqui | Updated at 12:00am on May 05, 2019

    OUR world is increasingly becoming insecure and unsafe for ordinary civilians because of state and non-state actors....

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    A likely casualty of broader freedoms of citizenry

    Ahilan Kadirgamar  | Updated at 12:00am on May 04, 2019

    AS REPORTS about those behind the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka emerge, many questions remain about the motives of the extremists...

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    Foreign mastermind may be behind bombings: Sri Lanka

    Reuters | Updated at 01:56pm on May 01, 2019

    A foreign mastermind might have planned the Sri Lankan Easter Sunday bombings, the country’s president Maithripala Sirisena told Sky News. Sirisena also warned it may...

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    Terrorism targets another Chinese ally

    Tony Cartalucci  | Updated at 12:00am on April 29, 2019

    The recent, tragic Easter attack in the South Asian state of Sri Lanka — killing and injuring hundreds — follows a now unfortunately all too...

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    11 Bangladeshi workers being quizzed on return

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:16am on April 28, 2019

    The Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime unit chief Monirul Islam on Saturday said 11 Bangladeshi workers of a copper factory owned by one of the...

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    Lanka tragedy and strategic interests of big powers

    Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on April 28, 2019

    NOT far back in time, Osama bin Laden, the 9/11 hijackers, Wahabis, Salafis, Jabhat al Nusra and their numerous variants were all traced to Saudi...

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    Sri Lanka massacre: ISIS owns it, so what?

    Taj Hashmi | Updated at 12:00am on April 28, 2019

    AS SO many absurd and conflicting stories and claims by experts, laymen, victims and purported perpetrators, the September 11, 2001 incident gave birth to so...