A Sunni Muslim gunman fires his weapon in the Sunni Muslim neighbourhood of Bab al-Tebbaneh in Tripoli, northern Lebanon March 17, 2014. REUTERS/Omar Ibrahim
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A civilian and two Lebanese soldiers were wounded during an exchange of gunfire between gunmen and armed forces in the northern city of Tripoli Tuesday, security sources said.The sources said Abdallah was near an Army post in Tripoli's Vegetable Market when gunmen engaged soldiers in a firefight.During the skirmish with assault rifles, gunmen fired three rocket-propelled grenades toward an Army post in Talaat al-Omari, but missed the target, the sources added.The sources said gunmen lobbed several stun grenades at Lebanese Army posts in the Tripoli neighborhoods of Ghorabaa, Beddawi and Mankoubeen between 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Monday.
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