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There was a version of a wave of terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka


On easter Sunday in Sri Lanka suicide bombers of the radical Muslim association National Thowheeth Jama'ath (NTJ) could prepare a large-scale wave of terrorist attacks. AFP with reference to local law enforcement agencies reports about it. In ten days prior to terrorist attacks the chief of police of Sri Lanka Pudzhut Dzhayasundara issued a warning that suicide bombers can plan attacks to churches. Information was obtained from unnamed "foreign intelligence service". It is noted that at least two explosions were really made by suicide bombers. NTJ is radical Muslim group in Sri Lanka which last year became known in connection with act of vandalism concerning Buddhist statues. Still association in the organization of terrorist attacks was not noticed. The authorities of the country convened an emergency meeting with participation of army command, the Air Force and the fleet, CNN.B tells to Sri Lanka since morning on April 21 there were eight explosions. According to the latest data, 185 people as a result died, about 500 are wounded. Among the dead — 35 foreigners. There are no citizens of Russia among them. Explosions took place in Colombo and its suburb during the celebration of Catholic Easter. Three of them happened in five-star hotels Shangri-La, Cinnamon Grand and Kingsbury. Three more explosions took place in churches. The seventh explosion occurred near a zoo in the city of Dekhivale, the last — near Dematagod. Responsibility for the event was not declared by any organization yet. What occurs in Russia and in the world? We explain on our YouTube channel. Subscribe!

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