Sri Lankan acting president declares president of emergency, curfew

Sri Lanka’s acting President, Ranil Wickremesinghe has declared a state of emergency and imposed a curfew to control a fresh wave of protests in Colombo. Wickremesinghe, in a recorded message broadcast on television on Wednesday, said that the directive was given after intelligence reports that protesters were storming parliament, the prime minister’s office, and the […]

Sri Lankan acting president declares president of emergency, curfew