mercoledì 24 novembre 2021

Sri Lanka
Trial begins of 25 men over Sri Lanka Easter bombings in 2019

(Hannah Ellis-Petersen, The Guardian)
The trial has begun of the 25 men accused of masterminding the 2019 Easter bombings in Sri Lanka, which killed almost 300 people when churches and luxury hotels were targeted by Islamic terrorist suicide bombers. The lengthy process to reach trial after more than two years has been heavily criticised by families of those killed and the Christian church in Sri Lanka, who have accused the government of failing to take proper action against those responsible. (...)