Terrorism: Search for motives for attacks in Sri Lanka

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Colombo (AP) - After the devastating series of attacks on Christian churches and hotels with almost 300 dead in Sri Lanka, the motives for the deeds are still unclear. Although there were 24 arrests according to the police, nobody initially admitted to the attacks. According to police, at least 290 people were killed in the explosions on Monday, including at least 35 foreigners from several countries. Among the approximately 450 injured who were still treated in hospitals, 19 were foreigners.

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