11 killed in Lebanon fighting
As per an official, at least 11 people were killed on Thursday during sectarian clashes in west Beirut.Updated: May 09, 2008, 15:21 IST
At least 11 people were killed on Thursday during sectarian clashes in west Beirut, a security official told AFP on Friday.
"We have 11 killed in Beirut on Thursday alone and 30 injured since the clashes began on Wednesday," said the official, who did not wish to be named.
He said among the casualties were a woman and her 35-year-old son who were shot in the head.
He added that 14 other people had been injured in other regions of the country.