Members from the 'Jathiwadayata Erehi Puravasio', or 'Citizens Against Racism', hold a demonstration against the attacks on Sri Lankan Muslims in several areas parts of the country, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on March 8, 2018. With several more sporadic incidents of anti-Muslim violence reported from some areas, the Sri Lankan government has deployed the military to quell any fresh riots or violence in any part of the country. Police arrested the main suspect involved in the violent incidents in Kandy along with another nine others. So far 85 suspects are under police custody. Photo: EPA-EFE

Sri Lanka arrests 10 in wave of anti-Muslim attacks

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Members from the 'Jathiwadayata Erehi Puravasio', or 'Citizens Against Racism', hold a demonstration against the attacks on Sri Lankan Muslims in several areas parts of the country, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on March 8, 2018. With several more sporadic incidents of anti-Muslim violence reported from some areas, the Sri Lankan government has deployed the military to quell any fresh riots or violence in any part of the country. Police arrested the main suspect involved in the violent incidents in Kandy along with another nine others. So far 85 suspects are under police custody. Photo: EPA-EFE
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