Army arrests suspect from Mankoubin

JANUARY 13, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) The Army Command – Orientation Directorate – issued on Tuesday the following statement:

“Today the Lebanese military forces arrested in the locality of Mankoubin – Tripoli, the citizen Bassam Hossam Naboush who was suspected of trying to blow himself up.

The Army also arrested at a checkpoint in Wadi Hemayed – Arsal the Lebanese citizen Ziad Abdel Karim Hujairi and the Syrian Khaled Abdullah Badran who were riding a white Kia car bearing a Syrian plate, without legal papers. The two men tried to escape towards the mountain and not to comply with the orders of the LAF elements at the checkpoint, which resulted in their arrest.”