Security forces man a checkpoint at the entrance to the Baalbek neighborhood of Hay al-Sharawneh, Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015. (The Daily Star/Nidal Solh)
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A man was shot and wounded during an Army raid in a village south of Baalbek Tuesday, as security forces expanded the crackdown on fugitives, detaining 11 for minor offenses.A man from the Younes family was wounded during a shootout between a Lebanese Army unit and outlaws in the village of Douris, south of Baalbek, a security source said. A joint force comprised of the Army, Internal Security Forces and General Security entered Baalbek for the first time early Tuesday in the sixth day of raids since the launch of the security plan.Security sources had told The Daily Star Monday that forces were searching for members of the Jaafar clan behind the killing of a Christian couple last year in the Bekaa Valley town of Btedaai.
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