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  Cheshvan 27, 5773 , 12/11/12

3 Killed in Sidon Clashes

Three people were killed, Sunday, in the southern Lebanese city of Sidon, after a gunfight broke out between Hizbullah supporters and followers of a local Sunni cleric, according to Agence France Presse.

The cleric gave the Hizbullah supporters an ultimatum to remove Hizbullah posters from the city. When they refused, the clerics followers tore the posters, which included the picture of Hizbullah leader and Shi'ite cleric, Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah, which led to the clashes.

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