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Sri Lankan leader appoints Cabinet after political crisis

Sri Lanka's president on Thursday appointed 28 lawmakers and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe as Cabinet ministers after weeks of political crisis led to government dysfunction.
FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times

Sri Lankan president reinstates the prime minister he sacked

Sri Lanka's president reappointed Ranil Wickremesinghe as prime minister on Sunday, nearly two months after firing him and setting off a long political stalemate in the South Asian island nation.
FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times

Sri Lankan president: PM-related investigations to continue

Sri Lanka's president on Sunday assured non-interference in ongoing investigations into abductions, killings of journalists and other crimes allegedly committed by those connected to the new prime..
FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times

Sri Lankan High Court Blocks Move to Dissolve Parliament

The country’s highest court blocked an order to dissolve Parliament and hold national elections, the latest twist in a political showdown between Sri Lanka’s president and its lawmakers.
Wall Street Journal - Published

Sri Lanka’s President Finally Checked: Court Rules to Bring Back Parliament

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court issued an interim order against the president, preventing him from firing the Parliament.
NYTimes.com - Published

Sri Lankan leader says dissolved parliament to avoid fights

Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena said Sunday that he decided to dissolve Parliament and call fresh elections to avoid possible violence in Parliament in the event a vote was taken to decide..
FOXNews.com - Published

Sri Lanka president dissolves Parliament, calls for election

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s president dissolved Parliament and called for elections on Jan. 5 in a bid to stave off a deepening political crisis over his dismissal of the prime minister..
Seattle Times - Published Also reported by •Deseret NewsFOXNews.comNYTimes.com

Sri Lanka's President Dissolves Parliament in a Bid to Ease Crisis

Critics say the move won’t resolve the constitutional standoff and plunges the country into an abyss.
Wall Street Journal - Published Also reported by •Deseret NewsFOXNews.comNYTimes.comSeattle Times

Sri Lanka president summons Parliament after PM turmoil

Sri Lanka's president has summoned Parliament to meet next week as pressure grows for him to resolve the turmoil set off when he sacked the Cabinet last week, his chosen prime minister said Thursday.
FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times

Sri Lanka’s president summons Parliament on Nov. 5 amid political crisis over sacking of prime minister

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s president summons Parliament on Nov. 5 amid political crisis over sacking of prime minister.
Seattle Times - Published

US weighs in on political crisis in Sri Lanka

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States has weighed in on a political crisis that has engulfed the Indian Ocean island nation of Sri Lanka since the president abruptly fired the prime minister and..
Seattle Times - Published

Events in Sri Lankan politics leading up to current crisis

Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena dissolved his Cabinet, replacing Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe with former strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa and plunging the South Asia island nation into a..
FOXNews.com - Published

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