Major strategic location on Mankulam-Mullaitivu
road, Tigers suffer heavy damage:
Army’s Task Force-3 operating on the Wanni front
captured Olumadu, a major Tiger stronghold in the Mullaitivu
district last afternoon.
Forces action not against Tamils, reiterates President
Our Forces are not waging a war against the
Tamil community. It is only a humanitarian operation to liberate
them from LTTE terrorists. We are not ready at all to negotiate with
the LTTE until they lay down arms, said President Mahinda Rajapaksa
at a discussion held with foreign and local religious dignitaries at
the Temple Trees.
Several parties boycott Karunanidhi’s meeting
Most parties in Tamil Nadu boycotted a meeting
called by Chief Minister M Karunanidhi to discuss the situation in