Dozens injured as Sri Lankan parliament erupts into indoor brawl

Sri Lankan MPs brawled on the floor of parliament, putting one in hospital, in the latest escalation of the political turmoil that has left the country without an agreed prime minister or cabinet. The session on Thursday morning (November 15) was abandoned after supporters of Mahinda Rajapaksa, the disputed prime minister, rushed at the parliament's speaker, Karu Jayasuriya. Jayasuriya was defended by MPs loyal to Ranil Wickremesinghe, who was dismissed from the prime ministership a...

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