Army Arrests Scores for Illegal Entry and Terror Links

إقرأ هذا الخبر بالعربية W460

The Lebanese army said on Friday that it has arrested scores of people suspected of entering Lebanon illegally and of belonging to terrorist organizations.

The army command stated in a communique that the arrest of 47 people took place on Thursday during raids that military units carried out in the area of al-Masnaa in the eastern Bekaa Valley.

The area is inhabited by Syrians. Some of the detainees are suspected of infiltrating Lebanon and others are suspected of belonging to terrorist groups, it said.

Five unregistered motorcycles were seized during the raids, said the communique.

The detainees were handed over to the appropriate authorities, it added.



Comments 1
Thumb -phoenix1 30 May 2015, 21:09

Try them, when found guilty beyond reasonable doubt, hang them. Then let's see who will dare enter this country illegally, let alone belong to any terrorist cell. The army is just too soft at times.