Sri Lanka’s police on Tuesday suspended two senior officers for falsely warning of a suicide attack similar to the Easter Sunday bombings that killed at least 258 people in April.
Sri Lankan police arrest their top commander and a former defence chief over failure.
Five Sri Lankans wanted in connection with the Easter bombings that killed 258 people were arrested in Saudi Arabia and extradited Friday, police and Interpol said.
The Islamic extremists behind Sri Lanka’s deadly Easter bombings received funding from state intelligence services, a top Muslim leader told a parliamentary investigation.
Sri Lanka’s intelligence chief is sacked over security lapses before the bombings.
Sri Lanka’s Muslim ministers resign en masse over widespread hate attacks.
Sri Lanka’s suspended police chief petitions the Supreme Court, accusing the President of failing to prevent the Easter bombings.
Sri Lanka’s president vows to crush Islamist militants responsible for Easter bombings.
Investigators have dismantled a major part of the network linked to Sri Lanka’s Easter Sunday bombings.
Sri Lanka clamped curfews to contain religious tensions as the authorities prepared to reopen schools.