Lebanese army says three more soldiers killed in Friday's attack

January 24, 2015 3:00 PM

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BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Lebanese army said on Saturday three more soldiers were killed in fighting on Friday between troops and militants who attacked an army post near the border with Syria.

The army said on Friday it lost five soldiers in an attack near the village of Ras Baalbek in an area that has seen regular incursions by Islamist militants fighting in Syria.

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