Workers strike to pressure Sri Lankan president to step down

Sri Lankans protest during a strike demanding president Gotabaya Rajapaksa resign outside the barricaded president's office in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Thursday, April 28, 2022. Businesses were closed, teachers absent and public transportation interrupted as Sri Lankans heeded a call for a general strike Thursday to pressure the president to step down over a growing economic and political crisis. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena)

Workers strike to pressure Sri Lankan president to step down