Beirut, Lebanon (Lebanese Republic)
LEBANESE SOLDIERS STANDS ON TOP OF APC.
LEBANON-SHOOTING:BEIRUT,3JAN00-Lebanese soldiers stand on top of an armoured personnel carrier in front of the Russian embassy after unidentified gunmen fired towards the embassy in Beirut January 3. An unidentified gunman on Monday took over a building near the Russian embassy in Beirut, before Lebanese troops and police stormed the building, killing a gunman inside and releasing unharmed a women he took hostage. A note found in the gunman's pocket read "I martyred for Grozny"..