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Tamil Tigers announce cease-fire  Tamil Tigers: a new round of peace talks on ending the civil war is impossible as long as the government presses ahead with a military offen... Troops kill 30 Tamil Tigers  A fierce battle between soldiers and rebels raged across the front lines in northern Sri Lanka, killing 30 rebels and six soldiers 28 killed in sea battle  A fierce sea clash erupted between navy and Tamil Tiger rebels off the country's east coast. 15 rebel boats tried to attack naval boats Tamil Tigers launch naval attack   The rebels say they have killed 35 Sri Lankan sailors in an attack on a navy base on the Jaffna peninsula in the north of the country Rebels die in navy raid Tamil Tigers attack fuel installations Map of Colombo Sri Lanka
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Army 'takes Tiger base'   Soldiers have entered the strategically important stronghold of Pooneryn, according to the ministry of defence Tamil Tigers carried out air strikes
  Sri Lanka rejects Tigers' offer  The defence secretary has rejected the Tamil Tigers' offer to enter a democratic process after their military defeat by government forces   Four senior Tamil Tigers 'dead'  4 senior Tamil Tiger leaders have been killed, including the head of the political wing, Balasingham Nadesan, as fighting continues   Sri Lanka battles Tiger remnants  International concern is growing over the fate of civilians as fighting continues despite reports of a Tamil Tiger ceasefire   70 Tamil Tigers 'killed' by army  The army says 70 LTTE rebels have been killed trying to escape from a tiny enclave in the north-east of the country Rebels call ceasefire  Tamil Tigers fighting government forces in north-east Sri Lanka have declared a unilateral ceasefire Sri Lanka rejects Tamil Tigers cease-fire  Officials rejected a proposed cease-fire from the rebels, warning instead that government troops intended to continue a new offensive Tamil Tigers urged to surrender  The Council has called on rebels in Sri Lanka to lay down their arms and let the UN help evacuate civilians from the war zone   Tamil Tigers 'target civilians'  The United Nations says it has received reports that the rebels are actively preventing civilians from leaving war zone Sri Lanka troops enter rebel HQ

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  Soldiers have entered the Tamil Tiger rebels' de facto capital Kilinochchi in the north for the first time in a decade

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  Rebels have carried out air strikes on oil tanks near the capital and an army camp in Mannar, north-western Sri Lanka

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  The rebel group has claimed responsibility for the bombing of 2 installations that prompted heavy security, a 2-hour blackout in Colombo
Apr.23   Sri Lanka Tamil Tigers 'launch air strike' Map of Vavuniya Sri Lanka  Rebel group has carried out an air attack against government troops in the north of the country Apr.3   Sri Lanka Tamil Tigers 'never backed truce' Mar.25   Sri Lanka Attack on Colombo air force base Map of Colombo Sri Lanka
  Tamil Tigers bombed an air force base next to international airport north of Colombo from light aircraft before dawn.    2 people were killed and 17 injured when...

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Dec.18   Sri Lanka Tigers 'abduct' 24 schoolchildren
Oct.17   Sri Lanka Naval port 'attacked' Map of Galle Sri Lanka  Suspected Tamil Tiger fighters in boats have attacked a base in the tourist city of Galle Aug.13   Sri Lanka   Tamil Tigers deny peace overture
  Rebels say peace talks with the government are 'impossible' while fighting continues
Aug.11   Sri Lanka   Military 'in new front'  Many of Tamil Tiger fighters have been killed

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Aug.18   Sri Lanka Tamil Tigers agree to peace talks
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  The rebels have agreed to hold direct talks with the Colombo government.

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Sep.4   Sri Lanka   Tamil Tiger ban lifted  Sri Lanka is paving the way for crucial peace talks scheduled to begin September 16 in Thailand

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Aug.26   Sri Lanka   Sri Lanka hits back after rebel attacks
  Troops have killed 6 Tamil Tiger rebels in ground attack after a Tigers killed 40 Aug.20   Sri Lanka   Tamil Tigers killed 25  Rebels ambushed a police station. Military has responded with air and ground attacks Jul.23   Sri Lanka Tamil Tigers attack air force base
  Rebels fire mortar shells and set afire at least one bomber. Iinternational airport was closed down

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