File - Lebanese Army tanks deploy to the northeastern town of Ras Baalbek during clashes on the outskirts of the town with Islamist militants, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. (The Daily Star/Nidal Solh)
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The Lebanese Army Wednesday arrested seven Syrians and seized two pickup trucks during raids on makeshift Syrian camp sites in the northeastern city of Baalbek.A security source told The Daily Star the arrests were made in the Baalbek town of Hawsh al-Arab, which houses Syrian refugees in four makeshift camps. Three pickup trucks, reportedly used to transport Syrian workers to agricultural lands in the area, were also seized during the morning raids on Hawsh al-Arab, southeast of Baalbek.
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