Syria unrest fuels Lebanon violence fears

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The bloodshed in Syria has spilled over the border into neighbouring Lebanon, fuelling fears of a return to sectarian violence seen in the past.

Clashes resulted in the deaths of at least two people on the streets of the capital Beirut this week, while 11 were killed in violence in the northern city of Tripoli the week before.

Jeremy Bowen reports.

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