SLAF Kfirs bomb Pooneryn

[TamilNet, Thursday, 26 July 2007, 01:55 GMT]
Kfir fast attack crafts belonging to Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) conducted two separate bombing raids on Liberation Tigers controlled areas of Pooneryn (Poonakari) and surrounding villages Wednesday afternoon, according to residents of villages on southern shores of Jaffna lagoon.

Details of injuries to civilians and damages to properties are not known.

Sources in Jaffna said that while the air raids were taking place, Sri Lanka Army (SLA) soldiers fired artillery shells from Mandaitheevu and other Forward Defence Lines (FDLs) close to northern shores of Jaffna lagoon to Liberation Tigers controlled areas south of the lagoon.

 

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