Tense Situation at Wellawaya Amid Fuel Crisis, Thirteen Arrested - Sri Lanka
On 6 July, 13 people were arrested from the Wellawaya fuel station for unruly conduct and unrest due to the ongoing fuel crisis. Clashes erupted in the area injuring one police officer. Tensions in the region remain high.
Many countries advise their citizens to avoid all non-essential travel to Sri Lanka due to the ongoing economic and political crisis.