Friday, December 12, 2008

Army poised for final push

The momentum maintained by the troops until the capture of the Pooneryn, the last LTTE stronghold in the Western coast, has once again been hit by bad weather conditions for the second time within three weeks due to heavy rains that lashed the Wanni and the Northern battlefront, posing a major challenge for the Security Forces who are now preparing for the final phase of the battle in Wanni.

However, the Security Forces continued to maintain huge military pressure on the LTTE who are now entrapped in Wanni, continuing a war of attrition amidst bad weather conditions and all sorts of other challenges further destroying their strong points. Full Text