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Sri Lanka government's air raid against Tamil Tigers
Colombo, Sri Lanka - At least six dead soldiers and seven injured
In answer to a guerrilla attack by the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) - commonly known as the Tamil Tigers - against a post of regular army soldiers (which caused in South-Western Sri Lanka and particularly in Thoppigala the wounding of seven and the death of at least six of them), the government of Colombo sent military airplanes to Tamil posts in Mannar. The agency "Misna" referred the...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency