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April 23, 2021

Catholics remember Sri Lanka terror attacks

Sri Lankan Catholics held solemn prayers and protests on April 21 to mark the second anniversary of the Easter Sunday 2019 terror attacks when suicide bombers affiliated to local Islamist extremist group National Thowheed Jamath targeted three churches and three luxury hotels, killing at least 269 people including 37 foreign nationals and injuring at least 500. 

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