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Candlelight vigil to be held in Edmonton following Sri Lanka bombings: ‘We are here for you’

The News Articles Tuesday, 23 April 2019
Candlelight vigil to be held in Edmonton following Sri Lanka bombings: ‘We are here for you’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 …
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News video: Sri Lanka bombings death toll passes 200

Sri Lanka bombings death toll passes 200 01:12

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.

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