2 SLA soldiers killed in Claymore ambush in Jaffna
[TamilNet, Friday, 12 October 2007, 04:01 GMT]
Two Sri Lanka Army (SLA) soldiers were killed and 3 seriously injured in a Claymore attack in Puloali, 28 km northeast of Jaffna city, on the Main Supply Route of the military between Naakarkoayil Forward Defense Line (FDL) and Palaali military complex in the Jaffna district Thursday night. A truck of a SLA convoy was the target of the second attack to be reported within the last few weeks along this tightly secured access route. Several soldiers have sustained minor injuries, according to the Police.
The attack took place at Therumoodi madaththadi around 7:45 p.m.
The wounded were rushed to Manthikai hospital and transferred to Palaali military hospital.