Colombo intensifies aerial bombardment

[TamilNet, Thursday, 23 November 2006, 11:23 GMT]
Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) bombers intensified aerial bombardment on LTTE controlled areas for the third day on Thursday. 2 Kfir bombers dropped bombs near a civilian settlment in Oddusuddan around 9:30 a.m. and on Mullaithivu around 1:30 p.m.

On Wednesday, Kfir bombers attacked Vidathalthivu coastal area in LTTE controlled area of Mannar district between 8:30 and 9:00 a.m. Some civilian boats were damaged in the bombardment, LTTE officials said.

The Kfir bombers had attacked a suburb of Mullaithivu also on Tuesday.


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