At least 45 Sri Lanka Army (SLA) soldiers were killed and more than 51 wounded in Naachchikkudaa when Liberation Tigers of Tamileelam (LTTE) confronted the SLA in a stiff fighting throughout Monday night, and on Tuesday, 30 more SLA soldiers were killed in another front, along 8th, 9th and 10th Mile Posts, located between Akkaraayan and Vannearikku’lam, where Tiger fighters confronted the SLA from 5:30 a.m. till 6:00 p.m., LTTE officials in Vanni told TamilNet. More than 50 SLA soldiers were wounded in Vannearikku’lam. 10 SLA dead bodies have been brought to Ki’linochchi. Kilde :Tamilnet.com, Automatisk oversat med google til Dansk.
The Sri Lankan government should immediately lift its September order barring humanitarian agencies from the Vanni conflict area in northern Sri Lanka so they can assist thousands of persons displaced by flooding from Cyclone Nisha.
Srilankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s scheduled speech at the Diamond Jubilee Commonwealth Economic Forum in London tomorrow (Wednesday) has reportedly been cancelled. Mahinda Rajapaksa was scheduled to address the event at the Mansion House tomorrow morning while in London for the Diamond Jubilee celebrations of the Queen. However the Srilankan President’s speech has been reportedly cancelled […]
The map shows in yellow, the route taken by the UN food convoy consisting of 51 food trucks with one week food for the 200,000 IDPS which entered Vanni on 3 October 2008. That was the only UN food convoy to enter Vanni since the UN and other international agencies were ordered out of Vanni […]