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5 Lebanese soldiers killed in feuding in mountains

Five Lebanese were killed in cross fire Monday between feuding Christian and Druze Muslim militias in the Israeli-occupied mountains east of Lebanon's capital.

Israeli forces moved into the fighting area, calling out with loudspeakers for a halt to the latest of bitter sectarian clashes that have left dozens dead in the past two months. There was no indication of any Israeli military action.

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The rightist Phalangist Voice of Lebanon radio said three people were killed in a Sunday shoot-out in the Shouf.

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