Friday, January 9, 2009

LTTE's most fortified Northern garrison at EPS falls

(defence.lk)"Elephant Pass, the gateway to the Jaffna peninsula is now under the total control of security forces", news reports from the battlefront read. "Troops have also gained total control over the 325km long A-9, Jaffna- Kandy trunk road, after 23 years", military sources further said.

The end-game of LTTE's protracted separatist cause is reaching its final stages, as the advancing SL security forces overran the most fortified LTTE Northern garrison at EPS today (Jan 9), which was officially declared by the C-in-C President Mahinda Rajapaksa, a short while ago. Full Text