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In Sri Lanka occurred eight explosions on Sunday, April 21. About this Twitter reports AFP.
The seventh explosion occurred near a zoo in the city of Dehiwala, which is located in the Western province and Colombo district. As a result of this explosion two persons were lost. This was reported by Reuters.
The number of victims and survivors of the eighth explosion is still unknown.
Earlier it was reported that in the six blasts in Sri Lanka killed 185 people, another 400 injured. Among the victims were 35 foreigners. Russian citizens among them. The information was confirmed by the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.
Russian leader Vladimir Putin expressed his condolences to President of Sri Lanka Maitripala Sirisena in connection with the death of people due to the explosions.
Six explosions took place in Colombo and its suburbs on the morning of 21 April, during the celebration of Easter. Three of them occurred in five-star hotels, Shangri-La, Cinnamon Grand and Kingsbury. Three more blasts in churches. The attacks were made almost simultaneously. The responsibility for the incident has not yet assumed none of the groups.
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