Sri Lanka’s newly appointed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa speaks in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Photo: AP

Thousands of Sri Lankans take to streets in support of new government led by former strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa

  • Sri Lanka is undergoing a constitutional crisis sparked by President Maithripala Sirisena’s move to oust prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and replace him with ex-leader Mahinda Rajapaksa
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Sri Lanka’s newly appointed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa speaks in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Photo: AP
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