Lebanese troops deploy in the eastern town of Arsal, Aug. 28, 2014. AFP PHOTO/STR
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Lebanese Army: One missing after soldiers ambushed in ArsalOne Lebanese soldier is missing after his four comrades were rescued from a militant ambush on the outskirts of the northeastern town of Arsal Thursday morning, according to the Army.In a statement, the Army said that the militants had ambushed a five-strong unit in the border village of Al-Rahwe, prompting other units to launch an offensive against the gunmen and rescue four.However, a security source told The Daily Star that one soldier had died and three others were wounded in the clashes that ensued after an Army vehicle came under fire in the remote village.Army Intelligence arrested the wounded Syrians and Lebanese men.
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