Sri Lanka installs PM as president as protesters voice discontent (35)

The Christian Science Monitor 2022.07.20 18:55
Sri Lankan politicians managed to overcome their differences and find consensus on a new president for the troubled nation. One problem: Their pick is the unpopular current prime minister, frustrating many Sri Lankans who are desperate for new leadership. Eranga Jayawardena/AP Sri Lankan protestors shout in protest outside the president's office as Parliament votes in new president, July 20, 2022.
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