Lebanon News

New rocket hits Bekaa Valley town

A man checks the site of rocket attack in Nabi Othman, Saturday, March 15, 2014. AFP PHOTO

Hermel, Lebanon: A rocket hit the northeast Lebanon town of Nabi Othman Friday, with no casualties but slight material damage reported, security sources said.

Previous such attacks on the predominantly-Shiite village have been claimed by radical groups with links to the Syrian armed opposition, including the Nusra Front in Lebanon, citing Hezbollah’s military role in the Syrian crisis.





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