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  Tamuz 17, 5773 , 25/06/13

UN Concerned as Lebanon Sectarian Violence Continues

The United Nations Secretary General expressed concern on Monday over the sectarian violence in Lebanon, which has intensified in recent days in the wake of the civil war in Syria.

Al Arabiya reported that at least 20 followers of a radical Islamist cleric were found dead in a mosque complex in the southern town of Sidon, following deadly clashes with the Lebanese Army.

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