British High Commissioner: 'We Understand Some British Citizens Were Caught in the Blasts'

James Dauris, the British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka, released a statement after a series of deadly bombings in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, April 21, in which he said his office understood there were “some British citizens” caught in the blasts.

Dauris said that he was going to visit one of the hospitals where those injured were being treated. At least 138 people were killed and hundreds more injured in the blasts, according to the Sri Lankan news site Ada Derana. Credit: UK in Sri Lanka via Storyful