Gunmen kill 3 Lebanese soldiers, escape across Syria border

By REUTERS
May 28, 2013 07:48

 
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BEIRUT - Gunmen opened fire on a military checkpoint in Lebanon's eastern Bekaa Valley on Tuesday, killing three soldiers before escaping across the border into Syria, a Lebanese military source said.

The source said two of the soldiers died in the attack, near the town of Arsal, and a third died later in hospital.

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