3 army troops injured in clashes with gunmen in Tripoli, n. Lebanon

Army  tank , tripoli

Army  tank , tripoliThree Lebanese  army troops were injured in the clashes with gunmen  in Tripoli’s old souks, the Souwaiqa-Khan al-Askar neighborhood , MTV reported Friday evening .

MTV added that clashes have spread in Tripoli and sniper gunfire is targeting several neighborhoods.

MTV added that the sound of a shell explosion was heard during the clashes.

MTV also reported that some gunmen entered a Syria Church  in Church street  in the old town .

The Army has been increasingly targeted across the country in recent weeks .