Self-defence training to Muttur east civilians begins
[TamilNet, Tuesday, 06 June 2006, 10:40 GMT]
Self-defence training to civilians in the Liberation Tigers held Muttur East and Eachchilampathu divisions in the Trincomalee district began Monday. "Our fighting formations are waiting for the message from our national leader to initiate a definite victory. Very soon the day would dawn for the Tamil people to live in their own villages, houses and lands without being displaced any more," Mr.S.Elilan, Trincomalee district political head of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) said.
A section of men attending the event.
Colonel Sornam, LTTE special commander in Trincomalee district, and Trincomalee commander Thevan participated in the inaugural event presided by Mr.Puratchi, Trincomalee district head of the Thamileelam Students Forum, sources said.
The inaugural event of the training was held at Ilankaithurai Muhathuwaram in the Eachchilampathu division.
Elilan, addressing the gathering said that the Tamil people were determined to free and defend the remaining areas of their homeland from the clutches of occupying Sri Lankan forces.
Colonel Sornam speaking .
LTTE Trincomalee commander Thevan speaking at the event.