Sri Lanka imposes new anti-terrorism measures

Sri Lanka imposes new anti-terrorism measures – report

Sri Lanka has lifted its wartime emergency powers and introduced new regulations under the 1978 Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA), allowing it to keep captured separatist fighters in detention, Aljazeera reports

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