SLA soldiers deployed around Jaffna daily Eelanadu, gunshots fired

[TamilNet, Friday, 05 May 2006, 15:55 GMT]
Sri Lanka Army (SLA) deployed soldiers around the Jaffna based daily, Namathu Eelanadu, located on Navalar Road around 7:00 p.m., Friday. Around fifteen gunshots were heard in front of the paper office, according to the staff.

On December 15, 2005, the editorial, administrative and press offices of the Tamil daily newspaper, Namathu Eelanaadu were searched by military personnel who conducted lengthy interrogations of staff.

Further details are not available at the moment.

 

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