UAV missing over Vanni?

[TamilNet, Monday, 29 March 1999, 12:44 GMT]
An Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) on a reconnaissance mission over the LTTE held areas of the Vanni has been reported missing this afternoon according to unconfirmed reports from the north.

Sri Lankan Air Force sources in Colombo said they are checking the report.

Ministry of Defence, however, said that it was not aware of a UAV missing over the Vanni.

The SLAF has used information gathered by the UAV's to bomb targets in the LTTE controlled areas of the Vanni.

 

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