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Sri Lanka lifts curfew in Negombo; police says situation under control

Mid-Day Monday, 6 May 2019
*Columbo:* Sri Lankan authorities on Monday lifted an overnight curfew in the western coastal town of Negombo where violence erupted between groups of people over the weekend, days after the Easter bombings by Islamist extremists that killed more than 250 people in the island nation.

The curfew was imposed on Sunday after a...
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