Lebanon violence continues

There are reports that one person has been killed and others have been wounded across Lebanon after a night of tension following the funeral of an intelligence official killed by a car bomb.

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'Three dead' in clashes in northern Lebanon

Lebanese Army soldiers and anti-riot police secure the area near the Prime Minister's residence in Tripoli. Credit: Reuters

A nine-year-old child is among those killed in Tripoli, northern Lebanon, in the clashes that followed the funeral of General Wissam al-Hassan, according to Lebanon's Daily Star.

Supporters of Syria's President Assad clashed with supporters of the uprisings against Assad in gun fights that lasted through Sunday evening into Monday morning. Meanwhile approximately 50 people have erected tents near the Prime Minister's resident in Tripoli, vowing to stay until he resigns.

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