3 Lebanese troops killed taking missile apart

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
August 23, 2006 15:18

Three Lebanese soldiers were killed Wednesday as they dismantled an unexploded missile in southern Lebanon, Lebanese security officials said. The three, including an officer, were killed near the village of Tibnine early afternoon. There was no immediate comment from the army command. It was unclear whether the missile was Israeli or from Hizbullah guerrillas.


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