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Security personnel react as a device is detonated in a van near the St. Anthony’s Church shrine in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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Security personnel stand near where a device was detonated April 22 in a van in Colombo, one day after devastating bombings in Sri Lanka killed nearly 300 people. 

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Sri Lankans are evacuated April 22 after a van was found parked with a suspected explosive device near St. Anthony’s church, which was among targets of the devastating Easter Sunday explosions.

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A Sri Lankan woman living near St. Anthony’s Shrine hurries away with her infant after police find a device in a parked van in Colombo on April 22. The device was exploded, and there were no casualties.

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People pray outside the St. Anthony’s Shrine in Colombo, a day after the building was hit as part of a series of bomb blasts targeting churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka.

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Soldiers secure an area near St. Anthony’s Shrine on April 22. A device found in a van was detonated one day after a series of bomb blasts targeted churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka.

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Sri Lankan security personnel pass bodies covered with blankets amid blast debris at St. Anthony’s Shrine. 

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Sri Lankan soldiers secure the area after an explosion at St. Anthony’s Shrine in Colombo.

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Sri Lankan soldiers secure the area around St. Anthony’s Shrine after an April 21 explosion in Colombo.

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A victim’s relative weeps outside a hospital in Batticaloa in eastern Sri Lanka after the Easter Sunday bombings. 

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An injured Sri Lankan woman is moved on a hospital stretcher after an explosion at a Batticaloa church.

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Security personnel and investigators look through debris outside Zion Church in Batticaloa in eastern Sri Lanka after an explosion April 21.

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Relatives of bombing victims mourn as they wait outside a hospital mortuary in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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A Sri Lankan police officer and a local stand outside St. Anthony’s Shrine after an explosion April 21. 

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A Sri Lankan woman is helped near St. Anthony’s Shrine after an explosion in Colombo.

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Women grieve after an explosion in Colombo in an image from Derena TV.

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Sri Lankan firefighters work the scene after an explosion at St. Anthony’s Shrine in Colombo.

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Police cordon off the area after an explosion at St. Anthony’s Shrine in Colombo.

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