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Sri Lanka declares emergency amid anti-Muslim violence

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka/March 6, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Sri Lanka’s president declared a state of emergency Tuesday amid fears that anti-Muslim attacks in several central hill towns could spread. Details of the emergency decree were not immediately announced, and it was unclear how it would affect life on the South Asian island nation, where Buddhist-Muslim tensions have … Continue reading Sri Lanka declares emergency amid anti-Muslim violence