Sri Lankan troops and police stepped up security around mosques ahead of Friday prayers amid fears that anti-Muslim riots that have left three people dead could spread across the country. So far, about 150 people, including key suspect Amith Weerasinghe from the hard-line Sinhala Buddhist group Mahasona Balakaya, have been arrested, the police said.
Violence promoted by sections of Sri Lanka's mainly Sinhalese Bhuddist majority against a Muslim minority led to deaths and loss of property.
A curfew was lifted in the central district of Kandy, the epicentre of the violence, but soldiers remain on the streets, equipped with emergency powers to detain people to maintain law and order. According to the Sunday Times, it is unclear how long the bans may stay in effect and they may last until the government formally ends the state of emergency.
A large number of Muslim-owned businesses in the island nation remained shut in protest against attacks by mainly Buddhist Sinhalese, but some shops in the Muslim neighbourhood opened on Friday.
The announcement came after police spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekara said yesterday that curfew will not be imposed in Kandy as situation has been peaceful.
The government of Sri Lanka ordered internet and mobile service providers to temporarily block Facebook and its subsidiaries WhatsApp and Instagram, as well as separate messaging service Viber, this week as part of a crackdown on what officials said was rampant online hate speech fuelling real-life violence.
So it wasn't a huge surprise that a fourth entry would be on the way, following 2015's Black Ops III . There have been rumours that Call of Duty Black Ops 4 will arrive with a new Remastered game in 2018.
In another true ensemble effort, tournament MVP Kyle Guy had 16 points, Hall added 15 and Ty Jerome had 12 points and six assists. He said it can be hard to transition from playing familiar conference foes for three months to preparing for an unknown opponent.
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Tillerson hailed the announcement during a joint news conference with Kenya's Foreign Minister Monica Juma in Nairobi. As he had repeatedly asserted, Dialogue was always Mr Odinga's priority as the way to resolve this threatening crisis.
Campaigners against the war rallied near Parliament and said they would protest later outside the gates of Downing St. After 2015, there is an increase of nearly 500% in the sale of British weapons to Saudi Arabia.
Red is the color of International Women's Day , so throw a little pop of red into your outfit with some jewelry or a handbag. Ever since, women gained more and more equality, but not absolutely in practice until this day.
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Based on the way the SEC has played out this year, it's probably safe to say that we're in for some more nail-biting action in St. Then, Collin Sexton came through in the clutch with a game-winner that will likely be enough to get his team into the tourney.
Singhvi will be nominated from West Bengal, where Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had already pledged her party's support to him. Besides these seven ministers, the BJP has renominated its General Secretary Bhupender Yadav from Rajasthan.
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Antonio Conte lauds Willian as Chelsea set sights on Barcelona
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Gunrunner accused of Gauri murder
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Derrick Rose to sign with the Minnesota Timberwolves
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