4 STF commandos killed in Ampaa'rai - LTTE

[TamilNet, Sunday, 14 December 2008, 08:03 GMT]
Liberation Tigers of Tamileelam (LTTE) official Nilavan in Ampaa'rai on Sunday said four Sri Lankan Special Task Force (STF) commandos were killed in mine explosions set up by the Tiger fighters in the morning while the STF commandos were engaged in a big search operation in Kagnchikudichchaa'ru jungle area.

The STF opened fire and launched mortar attacks targeting the environs where the mines exploded, the LTTE official further said.

The STF has not issued any details of the explosions.

 

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