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Lebanon drawn into Syria's conflict

Syrian rebels say fighters from Hezbollah are involved in fighting around Qusair.

Last Modified: 24 Apr 2013 01:53
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Fears are growing that Lebanon is being drawn further into the Syrian conflict.

Fighting around the border town of Qusair is intensifying, and Syrian rebels say fighters from the Lebanese Shia group, Hezbollah, are involved.

Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr reports.

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