Air raid on four Tiger targets
Air Force fighter jets carried out air sorties targeting four
identified LTTE locations East of Thunukkai, Mullaitivu yesterday
Air Force spokesman Wing Commander Janaka Nanayakkara said Air Force
fighter jets raided four identified LTTE targets in support of the
Army’s 57 Division advancing in the Mullaitivu district.
“The targets were one km East of Thunukkai and the air raid was
conducted around 7.30am,” he added. “The air strikes were carried out
precisely following ground intelligence information and air
surveillance,” Wing Commander Nanayakkara said.