Sri Lanka Army (SLA) Deep Penetration Unit (DPU) infiltrators Thursday morning triggered a Claymore mine targeting a passenger bus on its way from Pu’liyangku’lam to Ki’linochchi on A9 Road, killing at least three civilians on the spot, including the driver of the bus, initial reports from the Tamileelam Police. Meanwhile, medical sources reported that five civilians were rushed to Ki’linochchi hospital after the blast. The DPU attack has taken place at Pothoor while the first passenger bus of the day was en route to Ki’linochchi from Pu’liyangku’lam Thursday at 7:45 a.m. Kilde: TAmilnet.com Automatisk oversat med google til Dansk.
The man many people believe to be ultimately responsible for abductions and killings in the east is Vinayagamoorthi Muralitharan, aka Col Karuna Amman. You can hear Roland Buerk’s report from Sri Lanka on BBC Radio 4’s Crossing Continents
Citing photographic evidence in its possession of war crimes committed in Sri Lanka in early 2009, Human Rights Watch (HRW) Thursday joined a chorus of calls this week for an independent international investigation into violations of the laws of war during the closing months of Sri Lanka’s campaign against the Tamil Tigers. Calling on the […]
Rameswaram – Sri Lankan navy personals fired at 40 odd mechanized fishing boats in the sea near disputed Kachathivu area. One fisherman was killed and 100 injured in the Lankan Navy firing and killed fisherman identified as Murugan from Thataneri in Madurai. Sri Lankan navy personals also used iron rods, other sharp objects in addition […]