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Tension in Lebanon over checkpoint deaths

Two members of a group opposed to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad have been shot dead by soldiers at a checkpoint in Lebanon.The killings set off protests in Beirut and the northern Akkar region.Sheikh Ahmed Abdul Wahid, a Sunni Muslim cleric, and Muhammed Hussein Miraib, his bodyguard, were both members of the March 14 alliance.Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr reports from northern Lebanon.

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