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Sri Lanka Imposes Nationwide Curfew after Riots

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7Dnews London

Mon, 13 May 2019 14:50 GMT

Sri Lanka on Monday May 13th announced a nationwide six-hour night curfew after anti-Muslim riots spread to several districts just north of the capital Colombo, AFP has reported.

The curfew was imposed on three provinces earlier in the day, extended later across the island, according to a police statement.

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