Sri Lankan authorities: All Catholic churches in Sri Lanka closed until further notice

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Published: 2019-04-25 12:25

Last Updated: 2019-04-25 12:39


Sri Lankan authorities: All Catholic churches in Sri Lanka closed until further notice
Sri Lankan authorities: All Catholic churches in Sri Lanka closed until further notice
AFP Source

The Sri Lankan authorities have decided on Thursday, April 25, 2019, to close all Catholic churches in Sri Lanka "until further notice."

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