Bomb Kills 2 Lebanese Soldiers Near Syria Border

September 19, 2014 7:35 PM

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Attackers detonated a roadside bomb against a passing army truck near the Syrian border Friday, killing two soldiers and wounding three in the latest spillover from the civil war next door.

The violence appeared to be the latest in tensions between Lebanese troops and Syrian Islamic extremist rebels crossing the border in a spillover of Syria's civil war. The bomb exploded Friday near the army patrol outside the border town of Arsal, an area of repeated clashes, security officials said...

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