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Published: Wednesday August 6, 2014 MYT 12:55:03 AM
Updated: Wednesday August 6, 2014 MYT 12:56:10 AM

One-day ceasefire agreed in Lebanese border town - source

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Lebanese army has agreed to a 24-hour ceasefire in a border town where it has been battling Islamist militants since the weekend, a security source said. The ceasefire was due to start at 7 p.m. (1600 GMT)(5:00 pm BST), the source said.

(Writing by Tom Perry; Editing by Kevin Liffey)

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