To deal with the negative fallout, Sri Lanka must respond with a mix of security, governance and development policy actions, offering lessons for other lower-income, fragile countries. Five policy lessons following the attacks in Sri Lanka:1.Re-establish security, intelligence coordination, and political stability. This national narrative, which has troubled Sri Lanka since independence in 1948, has several aspects. Since 9/11, the likelihood of terror attacks that cause significant disruption to the economy, politics and society of fragile countries like Sri Lanka has greatly increased. Sri Lanka Attacks: What We Know and Don’t Know.
Source: Sunday Times May 13, 2019 18:33 UTC