Pompeo confirmed the death of several Americans in Sri Lanka

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo confirmed the death of several Americans as a result of a series of explosions in hotels and temples of Sri Lanka.


“We can confirm that among the dead were several US citizens. The US Embassy is working on a continuous basis to assist American citizens who have been affected by the attacks and their families, ”the State Department said in a public statement.

Earlier it became known that as a result of a series of explosions in Sri Lanka, five Britons were killed.

In Sri Lanka, a series of explosions in Catholic churches and five-star hotels occurred during the celebration of Easter.

According to the latest data, more than 200 people died, among them 35 foreigners.

RT is a text translation.

ref: russiart

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