Four STF troopers killed in Tiger ambush

[TamilNet, Wednesday, 25 August 1999, 06:51 GMT]
Four Special Task Force (STF) commandos were killed when the liberation Tigers fired at a patrol on a route clearing operation in Pulukanavai, 40 km southwest of Batticaloa, near the Maha Oya-Ampara Road around 8:00 a.m. this morning.

A search operation has been launched in the area said sources.

 

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