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Sri Lankan navy personnel suspected of rape released by police

All 7 Sri Lankan navy soldiers that were arrested in suspicion of being involved in the rape of an eleven year old Tamil girl in Jaffna have been released after the victim failed to identify her attackers.

The girl was asked to identify her attacker whilst suspected navy personnel were paraded in front of her, reports Global Tamil News.

The girl was admitted to Jaffna hospital after the attack on Wednesday with one suspect initially arrested.

11 year old girl raped by navy officer in Jaffna (16 July 2014)