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Why Young Protesters in Sri Lanka are Wary of Traditional Politics

Newsclick | 31/05/2022 03:18 PM | Click to read full article

Sri Lanka has been rocked by mass protests amid acute shortages of essential items like food, fuel, and medicines.

Sri Lanka, which was torn by ethnic and religious violence in recent decades, has witnessed something new in the wake of ongoing mass protests against the government's economic mismanagement that has sparked one of the worst financial crises in the South Asian country's history.