LTTE,SLA clash in Varani

[TamilNet, Sunday, 21 December 1997, 23:59 GMT]
Reports from Jaffna said that there was a confrontation between the Sri Lankan Army and the Liberation Tigers at Karampaikurichi East in Varani, in Jaffna.

The confrontation took place at 7 a.m in the morning on Sunday.

Unconfirmed reports said that two LTTE fighters were killed in the confrontation.

A civilian identified as Nathan Jeyamani, 43, mother of three children, was wounded in the Army's retaliatory fire. One of her children was also injured, said sources in Jaffna

 

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