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Sri Lanka Attack Aftermath Photos That Reveal The True Devastation

World | News18 | April 22, 2019, 7:12 am
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 Hundreds of people were killed in serial bomb blasts in Sri Lanka’s on Easter Sunday, bloodiest day since the civil war ended a decade ago. Bombers exploded themselves in three luxury hotels and three churches. Take a look at the pictures that reveal the true devastation...<br /><br />Security personnel inspect the interior of St Sebastian's Church in Negombo, a day after the church was hit in series of bomb blasts targeting churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka. (Image: AFP)

Hundreds of people were killed in serial bomb blasts in Sri Lanka’s on Easter Sunday, bloodiest day since the civil war ended a decade ago. Bombers exploded themselves in three luxury hotels and three churches. Take a look at the pictures that reveal the true devastation...

Security personnel inspect the interior of St Sebastian's Church in Negombo, a day after the church was hit in series of bomb blasts targeting churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka. (Image: AFP)

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 Sri Lankan police officers clear the road as an ambulance drives through carrying injured of Church blasts in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

Sri Lankan police officers clear the road as an ambulance drives through carrying injured of Church blasts in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

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 Priests walk into the St. Anthony's Shrine, Kochchikade church after an explosion in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: Reuters)

Priests walk into the St. Anthony's Shrine, Kochchikade church after an explosion in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: Reuters)

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 A view of St. Sebastian's Church damaged in blast in Negombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

A view of St. Sebastian's Church damaged in blast in Negombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

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 Sri Lankan Army soldiers secure the area around St. Anthony's Shrine after a blast in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

Sri Lankan Army soldiers secure the area around St. Anthony's Shrine after a blast in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

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 A view of the damage at St. Sebastian Catholic Church, after bomb blasts ripped through churches and luxury hotels on Easter, in Negambo, Sri Lanka. (Image: Reuters)

A view of the damage at St. Sebastian Catholic Church, after bomb blasts ripped through churches and luxury hotels on Easter, in Negambo, Sri Lanka. (Image: Reuters)

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 A Sri Lankan police officer and a local stand outside St. Anthony’s Shrine where a blast happened in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

A Sri Lankan police officer and a local stand outside St. Anthony’s Shrine where a blast happened in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

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 Sri Lankans carry a dead body at St. Sebastian's Church damaged in blast in Negombo, north of Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

Sri Lankans carry a dead body at St. Sebastian's Church damaged in blast in Negombo, north of Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

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 A view of St. Sebastian's Church damaged in blast in Negombo, north of Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

A view of St. Sebastian's Church damaged in blast in Negombo, north of Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

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 Security personnel inspect the interior of St Sebastian's Church in Negombo, a day after the church was hit in series of bomb blasts targeting churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka. At least 290 are now known to have died in a series of bomb blasts that tore through churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka, in the worst violence to hit the island since its devastating civil war ended a decade ago.(Image: AFP)

Security personnel inspect the interior of St Sebastian's Church in Negombo, a day after the church was hit in series of bomb blasts targeting churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka. At least 290 are now known to have died in a series of bomb blasts that tore through churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka, in the worst violence to hit the island since its devastating civil war ended a decade ago.(Image: AFP)

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 Ambulances are seen outside the church premises with gathered people and security personnel following a blast at the St. Anthony's Shrine in Kochchikade, Colombo. (Image: AFP)

Ambulances are seen outside the church premises with gathered people and security personnel following a blast at the St. Anthony's Shrine in Kochchikade, Colombo. (Image: AFP)

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 People gather outside St. Anthony's Shrine where a blast happened, in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

People gather outside St. Anthony's Shrine where a blast happened, in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

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 Dead bodies of blast victims are removed from St. Sebastian's Church in Negombo, north of Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

Dead bodies of blast victims are removed from St. Sebastian's Church in Negombo, north of Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

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 A Sri Lankan Police officer inspects a blast spot at the Shangri-la hotel in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

A Sri Lankan Police officer inspects a blast spot at the Shangri-la hotel in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: AP)

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 Workers clear debris at St Sebastian's Church in Negombo. (Image: AFP)

Workers clear debris at St Sebastian's Church in Negombo. (Image: AFP)

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 More than hundred were killed and hundreds more hospitalized with injuries from eight blasts that rocked churches and hotels in and just outside of Sri Lanka's capital on Easter Sunday, officials said, the worst violence to hit the South Asian country since its civil war ended a decade ago.<br /><br /><br />A view of St. Sebastian's Church damaged in blast in Negombo, north of Colombo, Sri Lanka on April 21, 2019. (Image:AP)

More than hundred were killed and hundreds more hospitalized with injuries from eight blasts that rocked churches and hotels in and just outside of Sri Lanka's capital on Easter Sunday, officials said, the worst violence to hit the South Asian country since its civil war ended a decade ago.


A view of St. Sebastian's Church damaged in blast in Negombo, north of Colombo, Sri Lanka on April 21, 2019. (Image:AP)

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 A shoe of a victim is seen in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine, Kochchikade church after an explosion in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: Reuters)

A shoe of a victim is seen in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine, Kochchikade church after an explosion in Colombo, Sri Lanka. (Image: Reuters)

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 Sri Lankan police stand at the site of an explosion in a restaurant area of the luxury Shangri-La Hotel in Colombo. (Image: AFP)

Sri Lankan police stand at the site of an explosion in a restaurant area of the luxury Shangri-La Hotel in Colombo. (Image: AFP)

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