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  Kislev 23, 5773 , 07/12/12

11 Dead in Lebanese Clashes about Syria

Lebanese authorities are investigating factional fighting in which 11 people were shot to death by snipers, including a 13-year-old boy, Thursday in Tripoli, according to Agence France Presse.

Naharnet said 62 were wounded in the fourth day of fighting related to the civil war in nearby Syria. Hizbullah, its allies and supporters are opposed to efforts to oust Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad while the March 14 movement supports the rebels.

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