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Lebanon Army dismantles explosives-rigged vehicle

Lebanese army soldiers on their military vehicles enter the Sunni Muslim border town of Arsal, in eastern Bekaa Valley March 19, 2014. (REUTERS/Hassan Abdallah)

BEIRUT: The Lebanese Army Monday dismantled an explosives-rigged vehicle in northeast Lebanon, a security source told The Daily Star.

The military brought a bomb expert and cordoned off the area where the vehicle was found in Wadi Hmayyed on the outskirts of Arsal, the National News Agency reported.

The vehicle was identified as a Honda CRV and contained "a large quantity of explosives," the NNA added.





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