4 homeguards killed in Yala jungles

[TamilNet, Monday, 04 February 2008, 06:53 GMT]
Four members of the home guards, an auxiliary force of the Sri Lanka armed forces, were killed in an attack allegedly by the Liberation Tigers in the Yala jungles in the south-east of the island, around 3.30 p.m. Sunday, according to police sources.

The home guards were patrolling in the Yala jungles when they were attacked. The attackers have seized the assault rifles of the home guards.


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