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Sri Lanka imposes weekend curfew amid growing unrest

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Sri Lanka`s government imposed a weekend curfew on Saturday even as hundreds of lawyers urged President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to revoke a state of emergency to ensure that freedom of speech and peaceful assembly are respected under the country`s economic crisis. Rajapaksa on Friday invoked stringent laws to tackle growing unrest in the unprecedented crisis.