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Hezbollah military leader assassinated

Posted: December 5, 2013 at 5:33 a.m.

Hezbollah fighters carry the coffin of Hassane Laqees, a senior commander for the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, who was gunned down outside his home Wednesday, during his funeral procession at his hometown of Baalbek city, east Lebanon.

A military leader of Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah movement was assassinated in front of his home south of Beirut, Hezbollah said in a statement Wednesday.

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