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on Monday afternoon and you explosion in a van close to the Colombo church that was targeted in Sunday Sri Lankan attack it came as bomb squad officials were trying to defuse it a measure of the continued unease on the streets investigators now say seven suicide bombers took part in Sunday's attacks on churches in luxury hotels on the island they've now killed at least two hundred ninety people and wounded more than five hundred a government spokesman said an international network was involved and security experts say the bombings bore the hallmarks of militant groups Islamic states well kinda the the has not yet been a claim of responsibility two of the attackers blew themselves up here the luxury Shangri la hotel %HESITATION Colombo's sea front well the others targeted three churches and two of the hotels the government said the attacks were planned for maximum impact they mainly took place during church services well when hotel guests was sitting down for breakfast buffets , most of the victims was sure Lankans but at least thirty two foreigners from elsewhere in Asia Europe and the U. S. also died should I because prime minister said on Sunday that the government did have prior information about possible attacks on churches he said it involved a little known Islamist group the domestic intelligence report dated April eleven and seen by Reuters said a foreign intelligence agency had worn treeline can authorities of possible attacks the US state department updated its travel advisory for Sri Lanka saying quite terrorists we continuing to plot possible attacks in the country