Sri Lanka: When Religious Terrorism Hits – OpEd


Sri Lanka, the small island nation of South Asia, faces a new form of terrorism. With an aim to establish relevance, Islamists have chosen the country, which witnessed ethnic terrorism a decade back. The government in Colombo has taken strong measures to counter the terror elements and succeeded to some extent. But the fear-factors to Lankan people might take years to get eradicated.


Terrorism, in a different package, has...