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Islamic State claims Easter Sunday blasts in Sri Lanka

Sify Wednesday, 24 April 2019
The Islamic State on Tuesday claimed responsibility for the horrific Easter Sunday suicide bombings in Sri Lanka as the death toll in the carnage climbed to 321, including 10 Indians, with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe warning of more explosives and militants "out there" and that the Indian Embassy was also a "possible target".
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News video: Sri Lanka Police Hunt 140 After Easter Bombings As Shooting Erupts In East

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According to Reuters, Sri Lankan police are trying to track down 140 people believed linked to Islamic State, which claimed responsibility for the Easter Sunday suicide bombings that killed 253. Nearly 10,000 soldiers were deployed across the Indian Ocean island state to carry out searches and...

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