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Sources up to date with the military operations in the Lebanese-Syrian hills said the Syrian opposition forces had achieved progress in Flita, the Syrian village bordering Arsal, after regime forces and Hezbollah had controlled it a while ago. The sources said the battles were now fought near the village's houses, and not in its fields. Also, according to the sources, the Syrian opposition forces advanced toward Qusair from east Homs, performing many operations against the Syrian army there. The source said that the Syrian opposition fighters took control of many regime bases near Flita in Qalamoun and killed nine soldiers.Lebanese Ambassador to Libya Mohammad Skeina told An-Nahar Thursday night that the Lebanese in Libya were not targeted, but they live and work in areas were military conflict was being waged between factions fighting over power.
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