Supporters of Sri Lanka's ousted prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe celebrate the court’s decision. Photo: AFP

Sri Lankan Supreme Court overrules dissolution of parliament, opening way for vote on earlier ousting of prime minister

  • In the latest twist in a weeks-long power struggle, the court also halted preparations for a snap election called by President Maithripala Sirisena
  • Parliament could meet as early as Wednesday to decide which of two duelling prime ministers it backs
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Supporters of Sri Lanka's ousted prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe celebrate the court’s decision. Photo: AFP
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