Serial blasts in Sri Lanka: Search operations continue for terrorists

Sirisena, in his national address Tuesday night, said the emergency regulations would only deal with counter-terrorism measures and in no way hamper democratic and civil freedom. Continue Reading

2 days after serial blasts in Lanka, Islamic State claims responsibility

“Those who carried out the attack that targeted members of the US-led coalition and Christians in Sri Lanka the day before yesterday are Islamic State group fighters,” the terror group said in a statement through its propaganda ‘Amaq’ news agency. Continue Reading

Sri Lanka Easter serial blasts: Toll mounts, Interpol begins probe

The Sri Lankan government never expected the Easter Sunday bombings of such magnitude, Defence Secretary Hemasiri Fernando said today and asserted that it would have been ‘impossible’ to protect a large number of churches in the country despite receiving prior intelligence. Continue Reading