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Armed Sri Lankan military intelligence personnel threaten Tamil journalist

A Tamil journalist has been threatened by armed Sri Lankan military intelligence personnel in Jaffna.

The journalist was taking his son to school today when he was stopped at Saddanathar Junction near Jaffna city by armed military intelligence personnel and threatened for writing an article about one of their operatives.

Sources close to the journalist claim the military intelligence personnel identified themselves to be based at the military camp in Valvettithurai.