Sunday, January 18, 2009

The victory embrace at Elephant Pass

(SO)Few minutes were left to link the two sides ending a decade long regime of terror that kept the South and North shut to each other. Marking yet another historic capture by the military, hundreds of brave soldiers with their Commanders were waiting at the narrow strip heading towards Jaffna Peninsular to meet their colleagues marching from Jaffna.

It was a moment that heralds not only the liberation of the Elephant Pass, but a chain of victories that captured Paranthan, Kilinochchi, Muhamalai, Kilali, Soranpattu and Murisamudai. Full Text