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Sri Lanka’s ex-foreign minister Samaraweera dies of Covid


Colombo: Sri Lanka’s former foreign minister Mangala Samaraweera passed away at a private hospital here due to COVID-19 related complications. Samaraweera, 65, contracted the virus earlier this month and was admitted to an intensive care unit (ICU) of the Lanka Hospital. Samaraweera, who was Sri Lanka’s foreign minister twice between 2005 and 2007 and from 2015-2017,...