News Briefs

  3/29/2014, Adar Bet 27, 5774

Lebanon: Three Soldiers Killed in Suicide Car Bombing

A suicide bomber killed three Lebanese soldiers and wounded several others Saturday, in an attack on a Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) checkpoint in the flashpoint town of Arsal, on the border with Syria. According to Lebanese media the bomber drove up to the recently-erected checkpoint in the Baalbek region before detonating the explosives, killing the three soldiers and injuring at least six others.