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Sri Lanka’s Torrential Rains Drive More Than 130,000 from Homes

COLOMBO, May 17 – Flash floods and landslides in Sri Lanka, triggered by more than three days of heavy rain, have forced more than 130,000 people from their homes and killed at least 11, disaster officials said on Tuesday. Troops have launched rescue operations in inundated areas of the Indian Ocean island, with boats and

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