Sri Lanka Bombings Were "Retaliation" For Christchurch Attack, Top Official ClaimsA Sri Lankan official said Tuesday that the preliminary investigation into the Easter Sunday suicide bomb attacks has shown it was "retaliation" for the massacre of Muslims at mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Death Toll From Easter Sunday Terror Attacks In Sri Lanka Nears 300The death toll had risen to at least 290, with more than 500 others wounded, by Monday morning.
U.S. Secretary Pompeo Says "Several" Americans Also Killed In Sri Lanka BombingsThe United States says that "several" American citizens have been killed in the Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka.More than 200 people have died in a series of blasts against churches and hotels that the Sri Lankan government is blaming on religious extremists.
Sri Lanka Explosions Kill at Least 140 People on Easter Sunday
Man From Singapore Deported From U.S. In Arms CaseA man from Singapore who spent years in a U.S. prison after trying to funnel arms to a Sri Lankan terrorist group has been deported.
New Elephant Joins 3 Others At National Zoo In DCA new Asian elephant has arrived at the National Zoo in Washington, reuniting her with another elephant she once lived with in Sri Lanka.
Dalai Lama Speaks At UMd.; Lashes Myanmar, Lanka Buddhist ViolenceThe Dalai Lama has implored Buddhist monks in Myanmar and Sri Lanka to put an end to a series of recent attacks on Muslims in their countries.
Singapore Man Sentenced In Tamil Tigers Arms SlotA man from Singapore has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison for trying to funnel arms to a Sri Lankan terrorist group.