Sri Lanka police arrest 23 for targeting Muslims after Easter bombings
Tuesday, 14 May 2019 Sri Lankan police arrested 23 people on Tuesday in connection with a spate of attacks on Muslim-owned homes and shops in apparent reprisal for the Easter bombings by Islamist militants that killed more than 250 people.
By S. Binodkumar Singh*
On June 3, 2019, all nine Muslim Ministers and two Muslim Provincial Governors of Sri Lanka resigned, as the fragile Buddhist-majority... Eurasia Review Also reported by •Reuters •SBS •IndiaTimes •Bangkok Post •Seattle Times
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The Sri Lankan jihadist group National Thowheeth Jama’ath was responsible for the Sri Lanka Easter bombings, which killed over 250 people and injured over 500. Catholic Culture Also reported by •Reuters India