LTTE ambush kills three

[TamilNet, Sunday, 20 August 2000, 15:12 GMT]
A Police officer and two Home Guards were killed in an ambush by the Liberation Tigers at 11th Colony in the boarder between Batticaloa and Ampara Districts Sunday morning. Two Home Guards were also wounded in the incident, sources said.

Soldiers were providing security to Sinhala farmers who have been settled in this traditional Tamil village.

The wounded home guards have been admitted at the Ampara hospital.

 

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