Lebanese city feels Syria war's spillover

Renewed fighting between rival groups underscores Tripoli's reputation as a major conflict flashpoint.

    The conflict in Syria continues to spill over into neighbouring countries. One of the major flashpoints has been the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli. There has been renewed fighting there between rival groups. Al Jazeera's Hoda Abdel-Hamid reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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