Army arrests Syrian in Qebb Elias on suspicion of belonging to terrorist organization

JANUARY 9, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON)The Army Command – Orientation Directorate issued the following statement:

“An Army patrol arrested in the locality of Qebb Elias – Zahle on Thursday a Syrian called Moussa Obeid Khodr on suspicion of belonging to a terrorist organization. An Army unit stormed his house in the outlying area of Ammiq and seized a number of grenades, weapons and light ammunition.

The seizures have been handed over to the competent authority and investigation was initiated with the detainee.