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Two Lebanese soldiers were killed Friday in a roadside bomb that targeted an Army patrol unit in the northeastern region of Arsal, security sources told The Daily Star.Two soldiers, Mohammad Daher and Ali al-Kharrat, died of wounds they sustained from the blast, the source said, while three others, identified as Mahmoud Fadel, Yehya Mheish and Mohammad al-Baghrini, were wounded.Earlier this week, the Nusra Front warned that it would kill abducted Army soldier Mohamamd Hammieh.The Lebanese Army has beefed up security in the northeastern region following last month's clashes with militant fighters from ISIS and Nusra Front who sought to overrun the town, which provided the gunmen with a strategic smuggling route between Lebanon and Syria.
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