Sri Lanka's Tamil Tiger female fighters | தமிழ்ப்புலி பெண் போராளிகள் |Al Jazeera | 2007
Sri Lanka's female Tamil Tiger soldiers have earned a reputation for focus and determination during the country's 24 years of civil war. Now they are preparing to help defend the Tiger northern stronghold from the full-scale assault of the government forces.
"They may be banned as a terrorist organization in the west, but here in their heartland of northern Sri Lanka they are freedom fighters"
--> Al Jazeera's reporter Kylie Grey, 2007