Israeli forces on the Lebanon border
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Israel claims Lebanese 'ambush' on border

Israeli Defence Forces spokesperson Lt Col Avital Liebovich has described a clash near the Israel-Lebabon border as "an ambush".

Three Lebanese soldiers, a senior Israeli officer and a Lebanese journalist were killed in an exchange of fire in the border area.

The Lebanese say they opened fire after Israeli troops entered Lebanon. The Israelis deny crossing the border.

  • 03 Aug 2010
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