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.

 

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