One person was killed and another wounded on Monday in a landmine explosion in al-Batroun.
The blast took place during excavations operations in the al-Barbara area in al-Batroun.Full Story
Gunmen abducted on Thursday night a Lebanese businessman in the northern region of Batroun, demanding a ransom in return for his release, reported LBCI television on Saturday.
It said that Bassam Tleh Tarbey, 50, was kidnapped in exchange for $4million.Full Story
President Michel Suleiman hailed on Saturday the interception of a ship suspected of delivering weapons to Syria as the Lebanese army issued a statement confirming the incident.
“The army intercepted on Friday Sierra Leone-flagged Lutfallah II ship suspected of carrying weapons and ammunition to Syria,” the statement said.Full Story