Sri Lanka Army moves into Tiger territory in fresh offensive

[TamilNet, Tuesday, 14 November 2006, 15:52 GMT]
Sri Lankan troops have moved into Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam controlled Vakarai region, beyond no-go zone, Tuesday morning, amid heavy artillery shelling, according to civil sources in Vakarai.

Civilians have fled Maruthankulam and Kirimichchai villages where SLA troops have camped at the schools, according to the sources.

LTTE figheters were engaged in a defensive fight throughout the day, the sources added.


Chronology:
15.11.06  Vaharai starves

 

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