Thursday, January 15, 2009

SLAF jets launch continuous air strikes at LTTE positions in Mullaittivu

(defence.lk)Sri Lankan Air Force fighter jets launched precision air strikes at multiple LTTE targets located South of Mullaittivu and South of Chundikulam since 9.30 a.m., this morning(Jan 15).

According to Air Force Spokesperson Wing Commander Janaka Nanayakkara, four air strikes were made supporting the advancing security forces, who are now surrounding LTTE's remaining main terror bastion at Mullaittivu. 3 air strikes were taken at an LTTE defence line South of Mullaittivu, in support of 59 Division troops at 9.30a.m., 11a.m., and 1.30a.m., respectively. Full Text