Sunday, December 7, 2008

LTTE has been cornered and has no place to run - Gotabhaya

(TI)Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa yesterday called for continued vigilance and greater security consciousness amongst the public as the security forces made the final push to wipe out the LTTE and liberate the entire North.

He said that as the terrorists are hell-bent on infiltrating the South, especially Colombo to create mayhem, people should exercise utmost caution and be extra vigilant at all times.

"That’s the need of the hour", he stressed.

The LTTE has been cornered with the fall of Alampil and Puliyankulam and the capture of 50 kilometres of the A-9 highway from Omanthai. They have no place to run and will make every attempt to unleash death and destruction anywhere in the country, Rajapaksa warned. Full Text