Potential for civil unrest leading up to January 8, 2015, elections in Sri Lanka

Presidential elections will be held on 8 January 2015. In Sri Lanka, political campaigns, rallies and protests have turned violent. Sitata reminds travellers to minimize safety risk by avoiding public gatherings, rallies and protests. Some countries have laws against foreigners participating in demonstrations.

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