Sri Lanka's president to resign as protestors storm palace, hold pool party | SBS News

Sri Lanka’s president Gotabaya Rajapaksa will resign after protestors forced him to flee his home, storming the palace and even jumping in his pool, amid a growing economic crisis.

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