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Sri Lanka, a month after people's uprising

A protesters holds a national flag at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A protesters holds a national flag at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri...more

A protesters holds a national flag at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Protesters remove tents at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters remove tents at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka,...more

Protesters remove tents at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A protester wearing a mask removes a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A protester wearing a mask removes a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in...more

A protester wearing a mask removes a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Protesters dismantle their tents from a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters dismantle their tents from a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters dismantle their tents from a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A buddhist monk listens to a protester's speech at an anti-government rally to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A buddhist monk listens to a protester's speech at an anti-government rally to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in...more

A buddhist monk listens to a protester's speech at an anti-government rally to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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People watch as protesters take part in a march to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

People watch as protesters take part in a march to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

People watch as protesters take part in a march to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A woman looks around as tents are removed from a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A woman looks around as tents are removed from a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10....more

A woman looks around as tents are removed from a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A protester who decided to leave talks to another one who decided to stay, at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as police asks them to leave, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A protester who decided to leave talks to another one who decided to stay, at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as police asks them to leave, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri...more

A protester who decided to leave talks to another one who decided to stay, at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as police asks them to leave, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A protester wearing a mask removes a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A protester wearing a mask removes a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim...more

A protester wearing a mask removes a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Protesters have a meeting in a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as police asks them to leave in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters have a meeting in a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as police asks them to leave in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters have a meeting in a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as police asks them to leave in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Protesters remove a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters remove a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka,...more

Protesters remove a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A protester takes a nap at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked protesters to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A protester takes a nap at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked protesters to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka,...more

A protester takes a nap at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked protesters to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A man sits at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked protesters to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A man sits at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked protesters to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10....more

A man sits at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked protesters to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Protesters shout slogans during a march to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters shout slogans during a march to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim...more

Protesters shout slogans during a march to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A protester removes a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A protester removes a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka,...more

A protester removes a tent at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A protester reacts while her tent is removed by other protesters at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A protester reacts while her tent is removed by other protesters at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's...more

A protester reacts while her tent is removed by other protesters at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A worker cleans a hotel's window, as a national flag waves at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked protesters to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A worker cleans a hotel's window, as a national flag waves at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked protesters to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's...more

A worker cleans a hotel's window, as a national flag waves at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, as the deadline police asked protesters to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Protesters dismantle their tents at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters dismantle their tents at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri...more

Protesters dismantle their tents at a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations as the deadline police asked them to leave the camp is approaching, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Protesters hold a banner during a march to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters hold a banner during a march to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim...more

Protesters hold a banner during a march to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Protesters dismantle their tents from a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters dismantle their tents from a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters dismantle their tents from a seafront tent camp that became the focal point of months-long nationwide demonstrations, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 10. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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People listen to a protester's speech at an anti-government rally to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

People listen to a protester's speech at an anti-government rally to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri...more

People listen to a protester's speech at an anti-government rally to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Shadows of protesters are seen as they shout slogans during a march to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Shadows of protesters are seen as they shout slogans during a march to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri...more

Shadows of protesters are seen as they shout slogans during a march to mark one month since a massive protest forced then Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to flee the country and step down, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, August 9. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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