Army: Detained Khaled Ajami accused of belonging to terrorist organization

July 31, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Army Intelligence today forwarded Lebanese detainee, Khaled Qassem al-Ajami, to the competent judiciary, over charges of belonging to a terrorist group, a communique by the army said on Friday.

Al-Ajami was arrested for belonging to a terrorist organization, and for involvement since 2012 in collaborating with terrorists and preparing for terrorist acts.

He also told investigators he was planning to carry out abductions for ransoms.