Thursday, January 15, 2009

Foreign nation attempting save Prabhakaran’s skin - Army

by Norman Palihawadena
(TI)Army intelligence has received reports of an attempt by an interested foreign country to spirit away LTTE leader Velupillai Prabhakaran now cornered in a jungle hideout somewhere in Mullaitivu, following successful military operations which resulted in the capture all areas, bar a few square kilometers in Mullaitivu, held by the LTTE.

A high ranking defence source told The Island yesterday that this particular foreign country, which was closely associated with the LTTE in the past, would try every possible means to prevent Prabhakaran from being captured or killed by the military. "It could be by air, sea or even by using a submarine that this country would attempt to spirit away the Tiger leader," he said. Full Text