Tigers run multi-million dollar terror empire
The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) run a
worldwide legal and illegal business empire generating revenue of
$200 to $300 million a year to put towards guns, planes and attack
boats, according to an analystís report.
Govt. will enthrone Easternersí democratic rights - Keheliya
The Government will embark on a programme to
ensure the democratic rights of the Eastern population through
guaranteeing their political and economic freedom, Government
Defence Spokesman Minister Keheliya Rambukwella said yesterday.
Ten soldiers killed in claymore blast
Ten soldiers were killed and 18 injured,
including seven civilians, when an Army convoy transporting soldiers
going home on leave was caught in an LTTE claymore mine at
Chettikulam on the Mannar-Vavuniya road at noon yesterday, military