3 STF commandos killed in Ampaa'rai - LTTE
[TamilNet, Thursday, 22 November 2007, 13:44 GMT]
Liberation Tigers of Tamileelam (LTTE) ambushed a Sri Lankan Special Task Force (STF) outpost in Bakmitiyawa in Ampaa'rai district Thursday around 5:00 p.m., killing 3 STF commandos stationed at the post, LTTE's Military Spokesman Irasiah Ilanthirayan said.
Tiger guerrilla units have carried out a number of ambushes in Bakmitiyawa area this year causing casualties to the STF.
Bakmitiyawa is located 30 km southwest of Ampaa'rai town.