Sectarian violence in Sri Lanka

Buddhist mobs assaulted and killed 3 people and injured 52 others in Aluthgama after a monk was allegedly assaulted by Muslim youths several days earlier. Travellers should avoid all public, religious and political gatherings since they may become violent without notice.

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