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Sri Lanka's ousted president expected to go to Thailand

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Rajapaksa flew into Singapore from the Maldives on July 14 after fleeing a deepening economic crisis and widespread protests in Sri Lanka. He tendered his resignation shortly after his arrival. Sri Lankans arriving in Singapore normally receive a 30-day visa, but authorities said they had initially given Rajapakksa only two weeks.
2 months ago·Colombo, Sri Lanka

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