Air Tigers attack 2 targets in Colombo - LTTE
[TamilNet, Saturday, 28 April 2007, 22:33 GMT]
Two oil storages that supply fuel to Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) bombers were attacked by the Tamileelam Air Force, Tiger Military Spokesman Irasiah Ilanthirayan told TamilNet. Oil and fuel storages in Kolonnawa and Muththuraajawala were attacked by the TAF at 1:50 a.m. Sunday and at 2:05 a.m. after Sri Lanka Air Force bombers attacked a suburb of Kilinochchi town in Liberation Tigers of Tamileelam administered territory, Mr. Ilanthirayan said adding that the Tiger bombers had safely returned to their airbase in Vanni.
Military Spokesperson of the Tigers, Mr. Irasaiah Ilanthirayan (Marshall)
Meanwhile, sources in Colombo said that 3 oil tanks were burning in Muthurajawala.
The air strike by the Tigers was carried out after Sri Lankan Air Force bombers bombed Vanni Sunday morning around 1:00 a.m., the LTTE military spokesman said.