Sri Lanka Muslims 'fear Buddhist extremists'
17 June 2014 Last updated at 02:04 BST
Three Muslims are reported to have been killed in clashes with hard-line Buddhists in southern Sri Lanka.
For the past two years, Sinhalese Buddhist groups have been staging anti-Muslim demonstrations, but these fatalities are the worst outbreak of sectarian violence in recent years.
Charles Haviland reports from Aluthgama in western Sri Lanka.