Saturday, January 17, 2009

Situation Report (Jan 17th) - SL Army

LTTE Gathering Point Shelled

FIGHTER JETS of the Sri Lanka Air Force pounded an LTTE gathering point south of CHUNDIKULAM Saturday (17) afternoon around 12.15 p.m..

Troops confirmed air attack was successful.

57 Division Troops Capture Ramnathpuram

KILINOCHCHI: TROOPS of the 57 Division under the able command of its General Officer Commanding Major General JAGATH DIAS were able to defeat all resistance of terrorists in RAMANATHPURAM and capture the whole area, a heavily built up large township on the southeastern KILINOCHCHI district boarder Saturday (17) morning. Full Text