Posts Tagged ‘ Kilinochchi ’

Kilinochchi falls: Tigers flee towards Mullaitivu

Jan 3rd, 2009 | By | Category: Daily News

[ad#200×200]The Sri Lanka Army’s 571 and 572 Brigades of the 57 Division commanded by Major General Jagatha Dias are entering Kilinochchi from the western flank and the 574 Brigade from the southern flank as this is being written this morning (Jan. 2). In the meantime Asian Tribune learns that Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapakse is […]



Kilinochchi Has Fallen – Now under Sri Lanka Army control

Jan 2nd, 2009 | By | Category: Daily News

[ad#200×200]The 57 Division and the Task Force 1 of Sri Lanka Army today (Jan 2) scored the greatest victory in their noble battle against terrorism by liberating the Kilinochchi town and Kilinochchi Train Station, the so-called administrative hub of the LTTE terrorists. The town of Kilinochchi is being cleared house to house. Troops of 57 […]



Kilinochchi is Captured – President tells the Nation

Jan 2nd, 2009 | By | Category: Featured articles

“A short while ago, our brave and heroic troops have fully captured Kilinohchi that was considered the main bastion of the LTTE. [ad#200x200img]Our brave troops have completely taken over the fortress of the LTTE that has been described by our own leaders and accepted internationally as the most powerful terrorist organization in the world,” said […]



IRANAMADU under Sri Lanka Army Control

Jan 1st, 2009 | By | Category: Daily News

[ad#200×200]THURSDAY (January 1st) Sri Lanka Army captured ‘notorious’ IRANAMADU junction area by heroic troops of the 57 Division ends months of speculation about the LTTE’s fabricated stories regarding their military might, the Army Headquarters declared. Troops commanded by Major General JAGATH DIAS went ahead past the much spoken IRANAMADU junction, about six km south of […]



LTTE suffered heavy damages in confrontations – Kilinochchi

Dec 23rd, 2008 | By | Category: Daily News

[ad#200×200] 21st December: Troops of Task Force 1 on mission to capture LTTE’s heartland, Kilinochchi, had several confrontations with detected groups of LTTE terrorists in general area Nivil yesterday, 21 December. Army Soldiers attached to 582 Brigade have extended their defences destroying LTTE strong points observed in general area Nivil yesterday. Electronic Warfare sources confirmed […]



Fighting continues in the Western Kilinochchi battlefront

Oct 20th, 2008 | By | Category: Daily News

[ad#200×200]LTTE terrorists have suffered serious damages as troops moved further into non-liberated territory continuing its mop-up operations in the Western Kilinochchi battlefront on Sunday (Oct 19). According to latest reports, troops of the Task Force -1, have captured approximately half-a-square kilometre of land area from LTTE, North of the Vannerikkulama built-up, Northwest of Nachchikuda. LTTE […]



Troops break LTTE defences Akkrayankulam

Oct 18th, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News

[ad#200×200]The Kilinochchi battlefront has been intensely active since this morning (Oct 18) as troops of 57 Division have cleared the LTTE built earth bund from both east and the west of Akkarayankulam tank, battlefield sources said. According to the sources, troops have run at the LTTE defence kept along the earth bund and entered into […]



Manniyankulam falls to military – Kilinochchi

Oct 17th, 2008 | By | Category: Daily News

[ad#200×200]Sri Lanka Army took total control over an LTTE stronghold in the Manniyankulama area today (16), Media Center for National Security announced. The area is located 13.5 Northeast of Nachchikuda and the troops of the 58 Division operating in the Western Kilinochchi battlefront seized the area, signifying another victory against the enemy whose activities are […]



19 LTTE terrorists killed in fighting at Akkarayankulama- Kilinochchi

Oct 8th, 2008 | By | Category: Daily News

[ad#200×200]At least 19 LTTE terrorists were killed and 9 others reported wounded during battles ensued between troops and LTTE in general area Akkarayankulama, in the Southwestern perimeters of Kilinochchi on Tuesday (Oct 7), according to Wanni military sources. Hours long fighting was reported in the area military said, adding that heavy artillery were engaged, further […]



34 dead as fighting nears LTTE base Kilinochchi

Oct 6th, 2008 | By | Category: Daily News

[ad#200×200]The Security Forces neared the LTTE’s main town in new fighting that left 29 terrorists and five soldiers dead, defence sources said today. The heaviest fighting was very near theLTTE’ administrative ‘capital’ of Kilinochchi, where 20 Tigers and four soldiers died yesterday, military spokesman Brig. Udaya Nanayakkara said. The Army says its soldiers are now […]