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Sectarian gun fights in Lebanon kill civilians

Sectarian violence linked to the unrest in neighboring Syria shook the Lebanese city of Tripoli on Sunday, with the state news agency reporting a soldier and two civilians killed in the street clashes. (May 13)

Syrian violence spills into Lebanon

One person was killed and seven others were wounded in fresh clashes on Sunday, May 13, in Lebanon's northern city of Tripoli between factions supporting and opposed to the revolt in neighbouring Syria, security sources said.