Sri Lanka attacks: Bombed church reopens
A panel of politicians investigating the atrocities have heard how repeated warnings were received - including one minute before the explosions.
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Australia's home minister visits bombed Sri Lankan Church
Australian Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has visited one of the churches bombed in the Easter Sunday attack and offered flowers to the victims of the deadly attack. Rough cut - no reporter..
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Sri Lanka Catholics mark one month since bombings
eeping Sri Lankan Catholics lit candles and prayed in a memorial service outside a bombed church on Tuesday, one month after Easter bombings by Islamist militants killed more than 250 people. Havovi..
Credit: Reuters Studio Duration: 01:52 Published on May 21, 2019
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