U.S. and others denounce dissolution of Sri Lanka parliament as undemocratic

Credit: Reuters India- Published on November 10, 2018
Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena's decision to dissolve parliament, worsening an already major political crisis, has drawn criticism from Western powers, including the United States and Britain.
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Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO
Published on November 13, 2018 -  02:27
Sri Lanka parties petition court against parliament dissolution
Three main parties challenge President Sirisena's decision to dissolve parliament and call for a snap election.

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