United States  

Celebrating 10 Years of Trusted News Discovery
One News Page
> >

Explosions hit 2 churches in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday

Denver Post Sunday, 21 April 2019
Explosions hit 2 churches in Sri Lanka on Easter SundayA Sri Lanka hospital spokesman says several blasts on Easter Sunday have killed at least 30 people and wounded 283 others.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Credit: ABC Action News - Published < > Embed
News video: Sri Lanka attacks: More than 200 dead in bombings, including 'several' Americans

Sri Lanka attacks: More than 200 dead in bombings, including 'several' Americans 00:48

"Several" Americans have been killed in the series of bomb blasts that hit luxury hotels and churches across Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, according to the US State Department.

You Might Like


Recent related videos from verified sources

Sri Lanka Catholics mark one month since bombings [Video]Sri Lanka Catholics mark one month since bombings

eeping Sri Lankan Catholics lit candles and prayed in a memorial service outside a bombed church on Tuesday, one month after Easter bombings by Islamist militants killed more than 250 people. Havovi..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:52Published

Sri Lanka extends nationwide curfew after anti-Muslim riots [Video]Sri Lanka extends nationwide curfew after anti-Muslim riots

Sri Lanka has imposed a nationwide curfew following a spate of crimes against Muslims in the wake of the Easter bombings. Footage shows police officers patrolling the streets in Marawila on May..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 02:31Published

Sri Lanka Mobs Attack Muslims In The Wake Of Easter Church Attacks [Video]Sri Lanka Mobs Attack Muslims In The Wake Of Easter Church Attacks

One man has died and Muslim-owned shops and houses burned and raided as a wave of anti-Muslim violence spread across Sri Lanka. It’s believed the attacks are in retaliation for the Easter church..

Credit: HuffPost UK STUDIO     Duration: 01:37Published

Wake Today For Local Sri Lanka Victim [Video]Wake Today For Local Sri Lanka Victim

A wake is scheduled today for a Westchester County woman killed in the Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 00:20Published

One killed as unrest turns deadly in Sri Lanka [Video]One killed as unrest turns deadly in Sri Lanka

One person has been killed and several buildings left damaged in Sri Lanka amid attacks on mosques and Muslim-owned businesses, in the worst unrest since Easter bombings by Islamist militants. Justin..

Credit: Rumble     Duration: 01:06Published

Sri Lanka Imposes Nationwide Curfew [Video]Sri Lanka Imposes Nationwide Curfew

According to Reuters, Sri Lankan police fired tear gas at mobs attacking mosques and shops owned by Muslims on Monday and imposed a nationwide curfew after the worst outbreak of sectarian violence..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:43Published

Sri Lanka blocks social media after worst anti-Muslim unrest since Easter bombings [Video]Sri Lanka blocks social media after worst anti-Muslim unrest since Easter bombings

Sri Lanka on Monday temporarily blocked some social media networks and messaging apps, including Facebook and WhatsApp, after attacks on mosques and Muslim-owned businesses in the worst unrest since..

Credit: Rumble     Duration: 01:21Published

Catholic churches in Sri Lanka resume Sunday services [Video]Catholic churches in Sri Lanka resume Sunday services

Sunday services resumed in churches in Sri Lanka on Sunday amid tight security for the first time since the Easter Sunday bomb attacks which left more than 250 dead. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

Credit: Rumble     Duration: 00:46Published


Recent related news from verified sources

'Our God is not a God of revenge,' shrine rector says a month after Sri Lanka attacks (Vatican News)

The Sri Lankan jihadist group National Thowheeth Jama’ath was responsible for the Sri Lanka Easter bombings, which killed over 250 people and injured over 500.
Catholic Culture

Anxiety and hope over church schools reopening after attacks

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Catholic officials and parents in Sri Lanka are hopeful that church-run schools will begin to reopen soon for the first time since...
Seattle Times

Sri Lanka's tourism suffers after blasts

Sri Lanka was the Lonely Planet guide's top travel destination for 2019, but since the Easter attacks on churches and luxury hotels, foreign tourists have fled....
USATODAY.com Also reported by •Seattle Times

Christians Who Died on Easter Were Victims of a Global – And Escalating – Hatred of Christianity

Sri Lanka Easter Sunday victims (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images) Sri Lanka. April 21. Five hundred wounded, over 300 dead in terrorist attacks.
CNSNews.com

Sri Lankan army probes possible additional extremist groups

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s army chief says other groups of Islamic extremists could be operating in the country independent of the one that...
Seattle Times

Wake Held For Westchester Woman Killed In Sri Lanka Bombings

Chelsea Decaminada from Katonah, N.Y., was killed in the Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka that claimed more than 250 lives.
CBS 2


Other recent news in US

Michael AVENATTI: Stormy Daniels lawyer charged with defrauding herAvenatti charged with stealing money from STORMY DANIELS
New US $20 bill with anti-slavery activist HARRIET TUBMAN delayedThe Fierce Brooklyn Primary ELECTION You Probably Haven't Heard About
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest
One News® is a registered trademark of One News Page Ltd.