August 16, 2022

Sri Lanka: thousands of protesters storm president’s official residence



Protesters stormed the Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s official residence in Sri Lanka’s capital Colombo after clashing with police and breaking through barriers. The march is the country’s biggest demonstration after thousands called for the president to resign amid a huge economic crisis

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Originally published at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4vlnnAuPeDg

This news story originally appeared at Politics Archives - Social Gov on 30 July 2022