File - Lebanese soldiers check the site of a Syrian missile strike in Arsal, Wednesday, April 3, 2013. (The Daily Star/Stringer)
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The Syrian army Sunday conducted at least 20 air raids targeting the outskirts of the Lebanese border town of Arsal as Lebanon's army moved to halt infiltration by rebels fleeing the town of Yabroud across the border, security sources said.Hundreds of Syrian opposition fighters were spotted on the outskirts of Arsal Sunday morning after Syrian regime forces reportedly overtook the rebel-held town of Yabroud.The Lebanese Army, in a bid to halt rebel infiltration into Arsal, closed most of the border crossings into the town which is known for supporting the Syrian opposition.
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