Assailants opened fire on a Lebanese army checkpoint in Tripoli on Saturday night, an unnamed security source said.
“Anonymous [shooters] opened fire from a car on an army checkpoint located between Tripoli’s Jabal Mohsen and Bab al-Tabbaneh,” the source said.
The report said that one person was injured, adding that the Lebanese soldiers at the checkpoint responded to the gunfire by shooting at the car.
“The car [did not stop] and the armed people in it kept shooting at Jabal Mohsen.”
The report added that there was an exchange of gunfire between Jabal Mohsen and Al-Baranyeh neighborhoods “for a while.”