Sri Lanka’s prime minister becomes interim president

Sri Lanka's Parliament Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardana sarrives to address a press conference in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Friday, July 15, 2022. Abeywardana says President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has resigned and Parliament will convene to choose a new leader after massive protests took over government buildings to force him out of office. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)

Sri Lanka’s prime minister becomes interim president