Sri Lanka’s ousted prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe (centre) speaks to his supporters at his residence in Colombo, Sri Lanka on October 27, 2018. Photo: Reuters

Sri Lanka crisis deepening after president suspends parliament

  • Maithripala Sirisena ordered suspension until November 16, a day after firing prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, who insists he is still in charge
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Sri Lanka’s ousted prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe (centre) speaks to his supporters at his residence in Colombo, Sri Lanka on October 27, 2018. Photo: Reuters
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