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Take a Look at What’s Happening in Sri Lanka Right Now!
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Take a Look at What’s Happening in Sri Lanka Right Now!

Over the past several weeks, Sri Lanka has turned into a battleground where citizens are waging a war against its president Gotabaya Rajapaksa and his government.The people wants the president to quitThey call him a "thief", a "lunatic" and a "fail." And they want him to "go home." The people of Sri Lanka are pissed with their government - and they're not backing down.Sri Lanka faces an unprecedented economic crisis after it ran out of foreign currency reserves and can't afford essential imports such as fuel.The island's people are facing acute shortages of basics such as food, oil and paper along with soaring inflation, which is at 17.5 percent - among the 11 worst in the world.The South Asian island nation of 22 million has been grappling with a foreign exchange ...