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Sri Lanka Riots 1983

An entire city block in the Pettha bazaar area of downtown Colombo stands in ruins on August 3, 1983, following last week's riots which destroyed over 1000 homes and businesses. Merchants have returned to some shops to start to clear the rubble away. (AP Photo/JLR)

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August 03, 1983 04:00:00 AM
May 13, 2008 08:26:14 PM
JLR
AP
ASSOCIATED PRESS
9807
3000 x 1982 1.97 MB
War and Unrest, Riots, General News
Building, Damaged, debris, Exterior, rubble, Ruined, Street
Colombo, Sri Lanka
APHS136680
STF
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