Armed men set fire abandoned LTTE office

[TamilNet, Monday, 28 August 2006, 05:08 GMT]
Armed men set fire to the building which functioned as the political office of the Liberation Tigers in Jaffna, Sunday night, local residents said. The building is located at Pottpathy in Kokkuvil, near Jaffna University Medical Faculty.

Armed men came on foot and set fire to the two-story building, the witnesses.

The office had remained closed since the LTTE's political wing withdrew from Sri Lanka Government controlled areas in December 2005.

 

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