Gunmen attack Lebanese army patrol near border with Syria: security source

Reuters News
Posted: Dec 02, 2014 12:09 PM

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Gunmen attacked a Lebanese army patrol near the border with Syria on Tuesday, killing a number of soldiers, a security source said.

He also said that the army had lost contact with seven more soldiers in what he described as an ambush in Ras Baalbek on the border with Syria.

(Reporting by Mariam Karouny; editing by Ralph Boulton)