Friday, May 15, 2009

Ground troops brave terrorists’ last-gasp attacks

(DN)The three year long effort by the Sri Lankan Security Forces to eradicate LTTE terrorism has reached its climax as troops engaged in the final battle to rescue the last batch of civilians kept hostage by the Tiger terrorists entered into its most crucial stages as of yesterday (May 14, 2009) with troops operating in a hugging distance to the area where thousands of civilians were living under LTTE detention. Full text