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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2039

Four soldiers and two suspected LTTE cadres killed in today'

[b]Four soldiers and two suspected LTTE cadres killed in today's Claymore bombs blast[/b]

[b]Colombo, 17 April, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]Two powerful claymore bombs exploded Monday in two separate incidents, killing four soldiers and two civilian and also wounding eight others. The two civilian suspected to be LTTE cadres were killed in a separate incident.

The first incident killed initially four soldiers and wounding eight others, including a civilian and it took place at the Vepankulam Vavuniya – Mannar Road, 260 kilometers North of capital Colombo, around 8.50 a.m. this morning.

The bomb was allegedly fixed to a three-wheeler taxi and targeted an army truck in northern Vanuniya, and was triggered by the suspected LTTE cadres using the remote controlled device, a senior military official said.

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