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Attacks Against Muslims Continue In Sri Lanka

It has been two weeks since the violent riots against Muslims in the Sri Lankan coastal cities of Aluthgama and Beruwala. Although the situation has died down after widespread condemnation, sporadic violence against Muslims continues in different parts of Sri Lanka.

Blogger Abdul Khaleq tweets about one such recent incident in the Ratmalana division in Colombo district:

Blogger D. B. S. Jeyaraj has details on the unsuccessful arson attack on the Thalayan Bawa Jumma Mosque on Borupane road in Ratmalana in the early hours of 29 June, 2014.

  • Ian Wood

    Sinhala racists are working singly on only ONE GOAL set by Evil Anagarika, then Soma, and now MAHINDA. Gnanasara is a pawn of Mahinda and Gnaney is a leader of a hit squad

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