Emergency In Sri Lanka Amid Economic Crisis & Violent Protests

Emergency In Sri Lanka Amid Economic Crisis & Violent Protests, What Is President Rajapaksa’s Plan?

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has declared a national state of emergency.  The move came after an angry mob tried to storm the President’s house over the country’s worsening economic crisis in decades.  Rajapaksa invoked laws allowing the military to arrest and imprison suspects for long periods without trial.

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