Tigers, SLA clash at Alwai

[TamilNet, Thursday, 18 December 1997, 23:59 GMT]
The Liberation Tigers attacked the Sri Lankan army at Pulavarodai, Alwai in Jaffna this morning at around 8.30am. The fire-fight lasted till about 10.00am said local residents.

Unconfirmed reports indicate that five SLA soldiers were killed in the attack.

According to another report, a house in the vicinity was demolished by Sri Lankan soldiers, using explosives.


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