Sri Lanka’s military said LTTE top leaders were killed (Figure)
data for: Tamil Tiger leader Prabhakaran
highest BEIJING, May 18 (AFP), Sri Lanka, a senior defense official said the LTTE leader of the highest P Karan in Hyderabad tried to flee were killed when government troops surrounded.
the official said, Prabhakaran in an ambulance with two attendants attempted to escape but was shot and killed by government troops. He also said a formal announcement will be released later.
previously reported that Prabhakaran has killed 24-year-old son.
17 Tamil Tigers and government forces admitted the war ended in failure, that lay down their arms, ending 37 years, killing more than 70,000 people died of the bloody fight for independence. Day in the capital Colombo, said there are thousands took to the streets to celebrate the public.