Lebanese Army Storms Cleric's Headquarters

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Lebanon's army has seized control of the headquarters of an Islamic cleric and arrested dozens of his supporters, following a second day of clashes fuelled by Syria's civil war.
Lebanese Army Storms Cleric's Headquarters
 
 
Lebanon's army has seized control of the headquarters of an Islamic cleric and arrested dozens of his supporters, following a second day of clashes fuelled by Syria's civil war.
 
The army said 12 soldiers had been killed in the fighting in Abra, near Sidon, while security sources gave a higher army death toll of 18 and said 20 of Sheikh Ahmed al-Assir's supporters were killed.
 
 
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