“Sri Lanka and a tale of two clashes” by Dinouk Colombage

The two clashes have shown us that the religious groups of Sri Lanka are growing in extremism, able to muster the masses on to the streets and threaten the law and order of society. The government’s see-sawing reaction to these outcries of the populace leaves many questioning their commitment to upholding any semblance of democracy.

With the country having just marked its 30th anniversary of the Black July riots, the communal clashes in Grandpass was a hideous reminder of what we are capable of.

Via http://groundviews.org/2013/08/13/sri-lanka-and-a-tale-of-two-clashes/

source: Groundviews



Citer ce billet
DM (2013, 14 août). “Sri Lanka and a tale of two clashes” by Dinouk Colombage. SRI LANKA & DIASPORAS. Consulté le 21 mai 2024, à l’adresse https://doi.org/10.58079/u82t

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