Candlelight vigil to be held in Edmonton following Sri Lanka bombings: ‘We are here for you’
Tuesday, 23 April 2019 A candlelight vigil might be held on the Alberta legislature grounds Monday night time to honour those that misplaced their lives in a chain of bombing in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday. A minimum of 290 other people had been killed and loads extra injured in a chain of co-ordinated bomb blasts that rocked church …
Easter Day bomb blasts at a series of Sri Lankan churches and hotels killed at least 207 people and wounded hundreds, hospital and police officials said, following a lull in major attacks since the end of the civil war 10 years ago. Lauren Anthony reports.
One person has been killed and several buildings left damaged in Sri Lanka amid attacks on mosques and Muslim-owned businesses, in the worst unrest since Easter bombings by Islamist militants. Justin..
Sri Lankan Catholics have attended their first regular mass in Colombo since bomb attacks by suspected jihadists on Easter Sunday. Catholic schools are expected... Deutsche Welle Also reported by •The News Articles •Seattle Times •Reuters •Reuters India
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The fallout from the recent spate of suicide bombings in Sri Lanka highlights the tension between religious freedom as a fundamental... Eurasia Review Also reported by •The News Articles •Seattle Times
The families of 103 victims killed in the Easter Sunday bombings on April 21 have received Rs 47 million in compensations to date, Sri Lanka’s Secretary of the... Eurasia Review Also reported by •Firstpost •Reuters •Reuters India