the Emergency was imposed at midnight after the government went out that it was suspected that the local islamistgruppen NTJ was behind the nuclear explosions generated, and that the group may have had the help of an ”international network”.
gives the authorities increased powers to arrest and interrogate suspects, but that it was preceded by a court order. In total so far around 40 people have been arrested, said police spokesperson Ruwan Gunasekera for the news agency Reuters. Most people should be sri lankans.
According to Reuters, there is, however, a syrian nationals among those arrested.
the suicide attacks has, according to local authorities, written up to 310, and about 500 people are injured.
According to intelligence from the united states wearing the incidents terrorsekten IS mark – among other things, that there has been many different synchronized explosions and that the shocking acts of violence – but ICE is usually quick to take on the attacks, and yet have it be ICE, or any other grouping emerged.
the identified one of the main characters in the attacks. It is stated to be ”a person with connections to international terrorist organisations, including IS,” writes CNN.
the united states is helping with the investigation of the attacks, right now it links to ICE and if the member assisted with the planning, technical equipment or the financing of the deed.
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