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Crisis Deepens

Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 08:51 (UTC+0530)

The political crisis here in Sri Lanka has deepened...

Court challenge after Sri Lankan president dissolves parliament | World news | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/nov/10/court-challenge-after-sri-lankan-president-dissolves-parliament

So far the popping sounds at night are just fireworks lit by jubilant supporters of the president, who is creating (or perhaps following) a roadmap for how to dissolve a democracy, step by step.

Let's hope the world reflects, on this hundredth anniversary of the end of WWI, on the value of peace.