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Sri Lankan Cabinet reshuffled to counter crisis


Sri Lankan auto rickshaw drivers queue up to buy petrol near a fuel station in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Wednesday, April 13, 2022. Sri Lanka’s prime minister on Wednesday offered to meet with protesters occupying the entrance to the president’s office, saying he would listen to their ideas to resolve the economic, social and political challenges facing the country. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) – Sri Lanka’s president appointed a new, 17-member Cabinet on Monday as he and his powerful family seek to resolve a political crisis resulting from the country’s dire economic state. More details in Tuesday’s Borneo Bulletin