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Jamaat al-Tawhid al-Watania claims responsibility for Sri Lanka terror attacks — media

According to recent data, the attacks on April 21 claimed 290 lives

MOSCOW, April 22. /TASS/. The Jamaat al-Tawhid al-Watania group has claimed responsibility for the terrorist attacks carried out in Sri Lanka on Sunday, the Al-Arabiya TV channel said on Twitter on Monday without providing any details about the group.

On April 21, a series of terrorist attacks, unprecedented in the country’s history, took place in Sri Lanka. A total of eight explosions occurred in high-end hotels and churches in the cities of Colombo, Negombo and Batticaloa during Easter services. According to recent data, the attacks claimed 290 lives, including more than 30 foreign nationals.