3 journalists for Hezbollah TV killed in Syria

Three journalists working with Hezbollah-owned Al-Manar TV were killed Monday after the car they were traveling in came under a hail of bullets in the Syrian town of Maaloula, the station said.


The three were filming in the historic Christian town after it was seized by the Syrian army when the incident occurred.


Al-Manar identified the three as reporter Hamza al-Haj Hassan, technician Halim Allaw, and cameraman Mohammed Mantash. Two of their colleagues were also wounded, it said. (Associated Press)