Two LTTE Boats Destroyed, 14 Sea Tigers Killed; Sri Lanka Navy Claims

Sat, 09 May 2009 11:11


(NIDAHASA News) Two LTTE sea tiger boats were destroyed and captured another two boats, killing 14 sea tiger carders on board today (09) evening, Sri Lanka Navy claims.

Confrontation took place at the seas off Vellemullivaikkal. According to Navy, two of those boats are suicide boats with high explosive.

14 sea tiger carders have been killed in the battle, Navy says quoting monitoring of the LTTE communications.

Navy did not reveal their own casualty details. No LTTE comments were available.

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