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Bahrain instructs citizens to leave Lebanon over security incidents

RIYADH (Reuters) - Bahrain’s Foreign Ministry on Sunday instructed its citizens to leave Lebanon immediately, citing “security events and developments”, after a week of growing tensions raised fears of a new war between Israel and Lebanon’s Hezbollah movement.

Bahrain has previously said its citizens should not to travel to Lebanon for any reason.

Reporting by Stephen Kalin; Editing by Alison Williams

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