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The following is a list of attacks on civilians attributed to the Sri Lankan Military.

Chronological order

Attack Date Location Death toll Sources
Chunnakam market massacre March 28, 1984 Chunnakam, Jaffna District 10 [1][2][3]
Othiyamalai massacre December 1, 1984 Othiyamalai, Mullaitivu District 29 - 32 [4][5][6]
1984 Mannar massacre December 4, 1984 Murunkan, Mannar District 107 [7][8][9][10][11]
1985 Valvettithurai massacre May 12, 1985 Valvettithurai, Jaffna District 46-70 [9][12][13][14]
Kumudini boat massacre May 15, 1985 Sea off Jaffna District 23 [15][16]
Thambattai massacre 17 May 1985 Thambattai, Ampara District 23 [17]
1985 Killiveddy massacre May 30, 1985 Killiveddy, Trincomalee District 80 [18]
Akkaraipattu massacre February 19, 1986 Akkaraipattu, Ampara District 80 [19][20][20][21]
Prawn farm massacre January 27, 1987 Kokkadichcholai, Batticaloa District 83 [22][23][24][25][26]
Kalmunai massacre June 12, 1990 Kalmunai, Ampara District 160 - 250 [27][28][29][30]
Eastern University massacre September 5, 1990 Batticaloa, Batticaloa District 158 [31][32][17][33]
1990 Batticaloa massacre or Sathurukondan massacre September 9, 1990 Batticaloa, Batticaloa District 184 [14][34][35][36][37][38][17]
Nayanmar Thidal massacre 12 April 1991 Nayanmar Thidal, Tampalakamam, Trincomalee District 4 [39]
1991 Kokkadichcholai massacre June 12, 1991 Kokkadichcholai, Batticaloa District 152 [31][17][17][23][40][41][42][43]
Polonnaruwa massacre 29 April 1992 Muthugal and Karapola, Polonnaruwa District 89 [17]
Mylanthanai massacre August 9, 1992 Mylanthanai, Batticaloa District 35 [17][44][45][46]
Paliyadvaddai massacre 24 October 1992 Paliyadvaddai, Batticaloa District 10-11 [47]
Jaffna lagoon massacre January 2, 1993 Jaffna Lagoon, Jaffna District 35 - 100 [31][48][49][50][51]
Vannathi Aru massacre 17 February 1993 Vannathi Aru, Batticaloa District 16 [17]
Pulmoddai massacre 6 May 1995 Pulmoddai, Trincomalee District 5 [52]
Navaly church bombing July 9, 1995 Navaly, Jaffna District 125 [53][54][55]
Nagerkovil central school bombing September 22, 1995 Nagerkovil, Jaffna District 39 [9][56][57]
Kumarapuram massacre February 11, 1996 Kumarapuram, Trincomalee District 24 [41][58][59][60][61]
Tampalakamam massacre February 3, 1998 Tampalakamam, Trincomalee District 8 [62][63][64 ][64 ]
Puthukkudiyiruppu bombing September 15, 1999 Puthukkudiyiruppu, Mullaitivu District 21 [65]
Madhu church shelling November 20, 1999 Madhu, Mannar District 40 [66]
Pallikuda bombing 12 May 2000 Pallikuda, Kilinochchi District 5 [67]
Mirusuvil massacre December 20, 2000 Mirusuvil, Jaffna District 8 [68][68][69][70][71]
2006 Trincomalee massacre January 2, 2006 Trincomalee, Trincomalee District 5 [72][73][73][74][75]
Allaipiddy massacre May 13, 2006 Allaipiddy, Jaffna District 13 [76][77][78]
Pesalai Church attack June 17, 2006 Pesalai, Mannar District 6 [79][80][81]
Muttur massacre August 4, 2006 Muttur, Trincomalee District 17 [82][83]
St. Philip Neri Church shelling August 13, 2006 Allaipiddy, Jaffna District 15 - 36 [84][85][86][87]
Chencholai bombing August 14, 2006 Mullaitivu, Mullaitivu District 61 [88][89][90][91]
Vaharai Shelling November 7, 2006 Kathiraveli, Batticaloa District 45 [92]
Massacre at Thandikulam November 19, 2006 Thandikulam, Vavuniya 5 [93][94][95]
Padahuthurai bombing January 2, 2007 Illuppaikadavai, Mannar District 15 [96][97]
Vanni Van bombing May 23, 2008 Murukandy, Kilinochchi District 16 [98]
Mullivaikal Hospital bombing May 12, 2009 Mullivaikal, Mullaittivu District 49 [99][100][101]

See also

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