Reports of explosions in Vanni

[TamilNet, Wednesday, 28 April 1999, 14:58 GMT]
Heavy shelling and bombing was heard from the direction of SLA positions in the Kanakarayankulam sector from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. today said sources in Vavuniya.

They said that fighting had erupted between the SLA and the Liberation Tigers in the area.

However, they were unable to confirm whether any SLA position had come under direct attack by the Tigers.

Army sources in Colombo and Vavuniya declined to comment on the current situation in the area from which fighting was reported.

 

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