US jails Tiger arms dealers
Lankan, Singaporean, two Indonesians convicted:
Federal prosecutors in Baltimore say a
Singaporean man was sentenced to three years for his part in buying
missiles and guns for Sri Lankan terrorists. On Thursday,
57-year-old Haniffa Bin Osman was sentenced for buying
surface-to-air missiles, night vision devices, machine guns and
Soosai’s hideout pounded
Air Force fighter jets carried out a successful
air sorties targeting Sea Tiger leader Soosai’s hideout in
Jayanthinagar, Kilinochchi yesterday afternoon.
India bolsters security along Palk Strait, Gulf of Mannar
Security along the Palk Straits and Gulf of
Mannar has been further strengthened in view of the ongoing battle
between the Sri Lankan Army and the LTTE, a top Indian naval
official said yesterday.