Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Ultimate victory certain – Defence Secretary

(November 11, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) Noting that the approach of the security forces has been correct, the Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa in an interview with Business Today said that “in analysis, preparation and execution of plans, we have scored many successes and ultimate victory is certainly within our grasp.”

A land route to Jaffna will be open very soon and the entire West coast will come under the control of the security forces dealing a heavy blow to terrorists, the Defence Secretary further said. The security forces “are also threatening other key points such as Paranthan, Kilinochchi and eventually Mullaitivu,” he added. Full Text