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Sri Lanka appeals for up to $2B in foreign flood aid

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MASSIVE FLOODS. Vehicles and homes inundated by the flood waters at Wellampitiya in Colombo, Sri Lanka on May 20, 2016. Photo by MA Pushpa Kumara/EPA

The Sri Lankan government seeks grants and loans, as well as experts on urban planning who can help prevent disasters

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (May 25, 2016) — Sri Lanka appealed on Wednesday, May 25, for foreign aid to recover from massive floods that caused an estimated $2 billion worth of damage and claimed more than 100 lives. Continue reading Sri Lanka appeals for up to $2B in foreign flood aid