Sri Lanka lifts protest camp in front of Presidential Palace

Sri Lanka disperses protesters in front of the Presidential Palace

This morning’s raid, with hundreds of military personnel and police armed with riot gear, at the protest camp in front of the Sri Lankan Presidential Palace came hours before the government-imposed disbandment deadline. determined. The campaign was held a day …

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Inside the Sri Lankan Presidential Palace

Inside the Sri Lankan Presidential Palace

By July 12, thousands of people were still gathering outside the Sri Lankan Presidential Palace. After the initial chaos, groups of volunteers gathered and cleared debris, trying to persuade the crowd to leave the presidential palace to stabilize the situation, …

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Protests cause the fall of Sri Lanka’s presidential palace

Sri Lanka's capital is in chaos because of protests

Protesters gathered inside the presidential palace. According to pictures on social networking sites, after passing through the gate of the mansion, protesters scoured the rooms inside. Some even jumped into the complex’s swimming pool. Unable to pay its foreign debt …

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