18 December 1999 Military News
Defense Policy / Programs
- SRI LANKA BLASTS Voice of America 18 December 1999 -- Two bomb blasts have disrupted political rallies in Sri Lanka. President Chandrika Kumaratunga was slightly wounded in one of the attacks.
- RUSSIA - CHECHNYA Voice of America 18 December 1999 -- Russia is increasing the intensity of air and ground attacks in Chechnya, advancing into the capital, Grozny from three directions. There are indications federal troops may have begun their long-awaited campaign to capture the rebel capital.
- SRI LANKA VOTE Voice of America 18 December 1999 -- Campaigning for Sri Lanka's presidential elections ends at midnight Saturday.
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