SLAF jets bomb LTTE territory in Poonakari
[TamilNet, Monday, 18 February 2008, 17:17 GMT]
Two Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) fighter jets dropped more than three bombs Monday around 2:30 p.m on Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) territory in Poonakari (Pooneryn) in Jaffna after flying low over Jaffna peninsula prior to the air strike, sources in Jaffna said.
Meanwhile, Sri Lanka Army (SLA) from its bases in Jaffna peninsula launched rocket fire targeting Poonakari area when the bombing took place.
Further information of casualties or injuries is not available from both parties.