Terrorism: number of victims after series of attacks in Sri Lanka continues to rise

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Colombo (AP) - After the series of attacks on Christian churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka, the number of victims continues to increase. Meanwhile 290 dead and more than 450 injured were registered, said a police spokesman. At least 215 casualties were reported last. The curfew has since been lifted. Schools and universities, however, initially remained closed. Yesterday there were at least eight detonations, including three in churches and three more in luxury hotels.

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