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Lebanese Army soldiers take cover behind their armoured vehicle as... News PhotoArmed Forces,Armored Vehicle,Army Soldier,Cleric,Concentration,Conflict,Confrontation,Entering,Entrance,Horizontal,Lebanese Military,Lebanon - Country,Middle East,Mode of Transport,Passenger Craft,Passenger Ship,Residential District,Sidon,Sunni Islam,Supporter,Violence,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPLebanese Army soldiers take cover behind their armoured vehicle as they enter the Abra neighbourhood on the eastern outskirts of Sidon, where fighting is now concentrated between the army and supporters of a Sunni Muslim radical cleric, on June 24, 2013. At least 12 Lebanese soldiers have been killed in less than 24 hours of clashes with supporters of the radical Sunni cleric Sheikh Ahmad al-Assir in the southern city of Sidon, a military spokesman told AFP.AFP PHOTO/JOSEPH EID (Photo credit should read JOSEPH EID/AFP/Getty Images)