“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.
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