Police say the attacks were caused by suicide bombers who detonated explosives in several locations across the country. At least a dozen of the dead were foreigners, including from India, Japan, the United States and the United Kingdom.
Sri Lanka may have endured a ghastly civil war and suicide bombings in the past but nothing of this scale. Analysts were stunned by the apparent level of coordination behind the strikes, which occurred around the same time on both sides of the country.
The proposal would require applicants who get a job offer from the federal government or its contractors to disclose whether they went through a pretrial diversion program that allowed them to avoid prison — a development that blindsided activists on the political left and right.
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