Day: April 27, 2019

Sri Lanka Bans Groups Suspected in Easter Attacks

COLOMBO, SRI LANKA Sri Lanka’s president on Saturday outlawed two Islamist groups suspected to be behind recent suicide bombings on churches and hotels, while the wife and child of the suspected ringleader were wounded during a military raid in safe …

Xi: China Wants to Expand Sprawling Belt and Road Project

BEIJING President Xi Jinping called Saturday for more countries to join China’s sprawling infrastructure-building initiative in the face of U.S. opposition to a project Washington worries is increasing Beijing’s strategic influence.

Xi spoke at a gathering of leaders to celebrate …

Posted in Arts April 27, 2019