Suicide attack on Sri Lanka military convoy kills 67

COLOMBO, Oct 16 (Reuters) – At least 67 people, including Sri Lankan navy sailors and some civilians, were killed when an explosives-laden truck driven by a suspected Tamil Tiger rebel rammed into their convoy on Monday, a military official said.

“Sixty-seven people including many sailors and some civilians were killed and 60 were wounded. The toll might go up,” said a spokesman at the media centre for national security in Colombo.

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