Land mine kills two sailors - VoT

[TamilNet, Thursday, 10 December 1998, 10:37 GMT]
Two Sri Lankan Navy (SLN) navy personnel were killed in a land mine attack by the Liberation Tigers in Nedunkerni, the Voice of Tigers (VoT) said in its morning transmission today. However the radio did not say when the attack had taken place.

Nedunkerni is 12 km. south of Oddusuddan, a farming village in the Vanni that was taken by the Sri Lankan Army (SLA) on December 3, in an operation code named 'Rivi Bala' (Operation Sun Power).

The attack could not be not confirmed independently.

 

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