Monday, May 25, 2009

Massive hunt for hidden Tiger arms

(TI)With major combat operations coming to an end in the northern
theatre, the armed forces spearheaded by the army and police would now go all out to recover arms and ammunition hidden by the LTTE, security officials said.

They said that authorities would also have to track down LTTE cadres who had gone underground in the city and its suburbs. Responding to our queries, an intelligence official said that the recovery of weapons abandoned on the ground by retreating LTTE cadres would be easy. The difficult task would be to locate hidden armaments, he said. Full text Share on Facebook