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Rajapakse sworn in as new PM amid power struggle in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has been rocked by political turmoil after the president called on Friday for the prime minister to step down hours after the president’s party withdrew from the ruling coalition. President Maithripala Sirisena issued a formal notice on Saturday for Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to step down. But the PM was standing his ground and refusing […]

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