Sri Lanka woke up Tuesday to a day of mourning following the deadly hotel and church attacks on Easter Sunday.
It’s now almost 9 p.m. in the country. Here’s what we know about the attacks, the suspects and the investigation:
What happened: At least six suicide bombers were involved in six attacks — three at luxury hotels and three at churches celebrating Easter — across Sri Lanka on Sunday. Combined, the attacks killed 310 people and injured at least 500 more.
Who is behind the attacks? While ISIS claimed responsibility, there is no direct evidence the group coordinated the bombings. Authorities have arrested 40 people in connection to the attacks.
The threat may not be over: Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said today that there are “still people on the run with explosives.” He said he doesn’t know how many people.
What the government knew: The Sri Lankan government admitted on Monday that it failed to act on multiple warnings before the attacks. A government spokesman said some of the warnings came from from foreign intelligence services.
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