Int'l condemnation on LTTE's barbaric terrorist attack
The international community yesterday deplored
the barbaric LTTE terrorist attack at the Army Headquarters, calling
on the LTTE to give up terrorism and all acts of violence.
Govt will never surrender to terrorism - President
President Mahinda Rajapaksa in his Address to
the Nation in the aftermath of the LTTE's suicide attack in Colombo
yesterday stressed that no type of terrorism would frighten him and
his Government and that his Government would never be brought to its
knees by any such challenge.
Eight killed in blast at Army HQ; Commander injured
Army Commander Lt. Gen. Sarath Fonseka was
critically injured and eight others killed yesterday when a female
Black Tiger suicide cadre disguised as a pregnant woman, blew
herself up in front of the exit of the Military Hospital inside the
Colombo Army headquarters.