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Fight and Flight: LTTE's Air Cargo Ambitions

Fight and Flight: LTTE's Air Cargo Ambitions


Satellite imagery has revealed a number of runways in LTTE-controlled areas of Sri Lanka. This could either show civilian aspirations towards statehood or a desire to fly in weapons. Jane’s looks at the evidence and suggests the latter is more likely.

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Jayasekara, Shanaka. 2008. "Fight and Flight: LTTE's Air Cargo Ambitions." Jane's Intelligence Review (November): 28-31. http://infolanka.asia/opinion/ltte/fight-and-flight-the-lttes-air-cargo-...

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