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Scores dead in Sri Lankan bomb attack - Guardian Unlimited
Populux | October 16, 2006 at 04:36 amby
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At least 92 sailors and civilians were killed and more than 100 wounded today in a suicide bomb blast in central Sri Lanka. Military officials said a suspected Tamil Tiger bomber rammed a truck laden with explosives into a naval road convoy. A spokesman said the death toll could rise. Around 13 of the 15 buses travelling in the convoy near the town of Habarana were damaged in the explosion. The blast comes just days after dozens of Sri Lankan government troops and rebels were killed and hundreds ...