• 18mm • f/3.5 • 1/100 • ISO800 •
Tag: Special Task Force
Keeping Out the Extremists
A policeman of the paramilitary Special Task Force protects the Sri Lankan Parliamentary complex on the islet of Duwa on the Diyawanna Oya lake in Kotte, close to Colombo. Clad in British DPM fatigues, he carries an American 5.56mm M4 carbine. During the Sri Lankan civil war, the STF was heavily engaged in anti-terrorism operations against the Tamil Tigers.