3 civilians killed in DPU Claymore attack in Vanni
[TamilNet, Monday, 08 December 2008, 16:25 GMT]
Three civilians, including a child, were killed in a Claymore attack by the Sri Lanka Army (SLA) Deep Penetration Unit (DPU) on Monday, Tamileelam Police officials said. The attack has taken place in Mu'l'liyava'lai, south of Mullaiththeevu.
Further details were not available at the moment.
The attack has come while civilians were fleeing the area due to artillery barrage that has targeted civilian settlements of Mu'l'liyaava'lai.