Friday, May 15, 2009

Decisive moments ahead as troops launch final operation

(DM)The next few hours will be very crucial for both the Sri Lanka Army and the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) as the decades long war that resulted in the deaths of thousands of Sri Lankans appears to be coming to an end.

The ongoing battle – which the ground troops describe as an ‘hours long battle’ will decide the fate of the world’s most ruthless terrorist leader Vellupuillai Prabhakaran and his close senior level leaders with the advancing troops only hundreds of meters away from them. Full text