Khalde

Lebanese army detains man after deadly funeral attack

Lebanese army detains man after deadly funeral attack

  • Shooting in Khaldeh, where tensions between Shi'ite and Sunni Muslims have long simmered, prompted leaders to warn against an escalation
  • Attack targeted the funeral of Hezbollah member Ali Shibli who was shot dead on Saturday during a wedding
By Reuters ·

Special Lebanese army is deployed after clashes erupted in Khalde, Lebanon, on Sunday. The clashes broke between two groups during the funeral of a Hezbollah supporter killed a day earlier. (Reuters) video

Lebanese killed as violence erupts at Hezbollah funeral

By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·