BEIRUT

Lebanon News

Three wounded in brief clash between Syrians

Newly arrived Syrian refugee children sit near tents in Arsal, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. (The Daily Star/Nidal Solh)

HERMEL, Lebanon: Three Lebanese were wounded when Syrian refugees exchanged gunfire Wednesday in the northeast town of Arsal, a security source told The Daily Star.

Two Syrians in one of the Arsal refugee camps engaged in a personal dispute and exchanged fire, accidentally shooting three residents of the town.

The source said such incidents had increased recently and that Arsal municipalities and local figures would hold a meeting to discuss ways to limit these clashes.

 

Recommended

Advertisement

Comments

Your feedback is important to us!

We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.

Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.

comments powered by Disqus

Advertisement

FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE

Interested in knowing more about this story?

Click here