Sri Lankan opposition uses weak economy as political weapon

Sri Lanka has entered a period where it needs to find cash to pay back debts as the government tries to maintain confidence in the economy.


    An opposition movement in Sri Lanka is using the country's economic issues as a political weapon against the governing party.

    The government is struggling to deal with a mountain of debt inherited from the previous administration.


    Al Jazeera's Wayne Hay reports from Colombo, Sri Lanka.


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