Death Toll From 'Terror Attacks' in Sri Lanka Rises Past 200
Death Toll From
'Terror Attacks' in
Sri Lanka Rises Past 200 The six nearly-simultaneous blasts
rocked three churches and three luxury
hotels in and just outside of the Sri Lankan capital.
Two more explosions
followed nearly two hours later.
According to police,
13 suspects have been arrested
in connection with the explosions.
Of the more than 200 dead,
11 were foreigners, including
at least two U.S. citizens.
The blasts injured more than 450 people.
U.S. Secretary of
State Mike Pompeo
condemned the terror attacks.
Mike Pompeo, Sec.
Of State, via Fox News President Trump and
former President Obama
both tweeted after the attacks.
Though the attacks are suspected
to have carried out by "religious
extremists," no group has yet