2 STF killed, 6 wounded in Ampaa'rai - LTTE

[TamilNet, Wednesday, 16 January 2008, 11:26 GMT]
Special Task Force (STF) personnel who were on a combat mission inside the jungles of Kagnchikuddichchaa'ru in Ampaa'rai district Tuesday evening entered a booby-trapped area of the Liberation Tigers of Tamileelam (LTTE). At least two STF commandos were killed and 6 wounded, resulting in the withdrawal of the STF personnel, according to P. Kaviyarasan, the political head of the Tigers in Ampaa'rai district.

The explosion took place around 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, according to the LTTE.


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