Lebanon News

Lebanese Army commander inspects troops in Tripoli

A convoy of Lebanese army soldiers patrol after days of clashes between pro and anti-Syrian regime groups, in the northern city of Tripoli, Lebanon, Thursday Aug. 23, 2012. The latest clashes were between gunmen from the Sunni neighborhood of Bab Tabbaneh and the neighboring Jabal Mohsen, which is mostly populated by followers of the Alawite sect, an offshoot of Shiite Islam. The clashes that began Monday left more than a dozen people dead and dozens more wounded. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)





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