Lebanon News

Tensions high in Lebanon Palestinian camp after Fatah member murder

Palestinian sources link step to improved relations with Lebanese Army. (The Daily Star/Mohammed Zaatari)

BEIRUT: Tensions ran high Friday at the Ain al-Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp in south Lebanon after gunmen killed a member of the Fatah political faction.

The National News Agency reported earlier Friday that three masked gunmen killed Saber Shukri al-Khatib, 25.

Khatib had previously served time in a Lebanese prison for incitement and shooting in the camp.





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