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Less three Hezbollah members were killed on Sunday in an ambush against a funeral procession, at the southern entrance of Beirut, and a dozen other people, including a soldier of the Lebanese army were injured. The Lebanese army has sent significant reinforcements to restore calm.
with our correspondent in Beirut, Paul Khalifeh
Armed men posted on roofs opened fire, in the region of Khaldé at the entrance south of Beirut, against a funeral convoy of a member of Hezbollah.
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Several partisans of Shia training were killed and wounded in the exchange of fed shots that opposed them to Sunnish clans of The region, one of which, Ali ChiLi, was murdered on Saturday night in a vendetta act.
The streets have emptied in the blink of an eye and the main highway connecting Beirut to the south of the country has been closed to traffic for hours. The Lebanese army has disposed of important reinforcements including elite troops to try to control the situation that may degenerate. In a statement, she announced that she would open fire on any armed man overview in the area.
Shooting exchanges have occurred between militia and military, which have grided the sector and carried out searches and patrols.
Hezbollah called security services to apprehend the authors of the ambush against the funeral convoy. The President of the Republic Michel Aoun and many political figures, including the leader Druze Walid Jouumblatt, who has supporters in this region, asked the army to restore calm.
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