Renewed fighting in Vanni

[TamilNet, Thursday, 18 November 1999, 08:05 GMT]
At least 42 Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) personnel were wounded when the Liberation Tigers destroyed the forward defence lines (FDLs) at Iranaiilluppailkulam, about 21 km. northwest of Vavuniya town this morning said security sources.

The wounded airforce personnel have been transferred to the Anuradhapura hospital, the sources said.

Meanwhile, the Tigers have launched massive artillery attack on Omanthai, north of Vavuniya the sources said.

 

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