Sri Lanka: Kokkaddichchoalai massacre of 65 Tamil civilians remembered
Jan 29, 2011 7:23:14 AM - yahoo.com
The twenty fourth annual remembrance of Kokkaddichchoalai massacre was held Friday in Batticaloa. The Sri Lanka Army, which is almost all Sinhalese, killed 65 Tamil civilians in a prawn farm located about 10 km off west of Batticaloa city on 28 January 1987. The SLA burnt down the farm and huts where Tamil laborers were staying.