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The ministry of foreign affairs: Reports of the Danish killing

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the foreign ministry's Citizen service informs now that there are reports of danes among those killed and injured in Sri Lanka.

the Authority may not at the time of writing to confirm further, sounds it on Twitter.

at Least 156 people have lost their lives and over 400 wounded in the easter Monday after the bomb explosions in three catholic churches and three luxury hotels in Sri Lanka.

at Least 35 of the killed according to AFP's sources in the police in the sri lankan capital, Colombo, expatriates, several of whom thus possibly danes.

Shortly before 11 a.m. local time in the inlet of the reports of a seventh explosion in Dehiwela, a suburb of Colombo.

In the explosion, which happened near the national zoo, was at least two killed, said a spokesman for the police said to AFP

There must also have been an eighth explosion site in Colombo, writes the French news agency.

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No one has yet taken responsibility for the attacks.

In Denmark, calls on the foreign ministry's Citizen service all danes in and around Colombo in Sri Lanka to contact their relatives.

huge explosions in several churches and hotels. Follow local authorities ' instructions, says on Twitter.

sri Lankan authorities have with immediate effect introduced a nightly curfew - so far without expiration. At the same time, the country's government has closed down all of the major social media and messaging services.

The three affected hotels is the Shangri-La Colombo, the Kingsbury Hotel and the Cinnamon Grand Colombo. There is no clear information about the number of victims in the hotels.

A police officer, says to Reuters, that 50 were killed in St. Sebastian's in Katuwapitiya to the north of Colombo, where the explosion was so powerful that the ceiling was destroyed. Images shows several blodtilsølede equal.

In a church in Batticaloa was 25, according to local media, killed by an explosion.

The third explosion occurred, according to a source in the police bombepatrulje St. Anthony's Church in Kochcikade in Colombo.

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Covered corpses in the roman-catholic St. Anthony's Church Kochchikade in Colombo. Photo: ISHARA S. KODIKARA/Ritzau Scanpix

the Sri Lankan prime minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe, calls attacks 'cowardly'. He has summoned the country's security council for a crisis meeting later on Sunday.

Already for ten days it warned the Sri Lankan police, Pujuth Jayasundara, on the attack against large and well-known churches.

The alarming message was sent to the country's senior police officers of the 11. april. He referred to intelligence from abroad of suicide attacks.

According to the warnings, a radical muslim group in Sri Lanka - the group of the NTJ (National Thowheeth Jama'ath) - have planned the attack.

NTJ is previously set in connection with the vandaliseringer of Buddha statues in Sri Lanka.

There has been a ten year long pause in the fighting in the country's civil war between the government and tamil separatists. Until 2009, stood the rebels regularly behind the bomb attacks in the capital.

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