Tigers hand over two bodies
[TamilNet, Sunday, 02 January 2000, 19:04 GMT]
The Liberation Tigers handed over bodies of two Sri Lanka Army (SLA) soldiers to the Red Cross official at Karadiyanaaru in the Batticaloa District, yesterday sources said.
The soldiers were killed in an attack by the Liberation Tigers last Friday at Miyankulam in Navalady on the Batticaloa-Colombo road, the sources said.
SLA sources said that they had earlier recovered a body of another soldier at this site following the attack.