LAF: Two Syrians apprehended in Zgharta, bomb found with them

JANUARY 26, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) The Lebanese Armed Forces Orientation Directorate issued on Monday the following statement:

“In the framework of pursuing wanted and suspected persons, a LAF intelligence task force raided a room in Karm El Tein in Zgharta occupied by two Syrian nationals. The LAF unit found in their room a bomb ready for detonation, four mortar shells, 83-mm missile, three hand grenades and various ammunition.

A different task force raided a Syrian refugee camp in Kfar Zabd locality in Bekaa and apprehended 22 Syrians who attempted to escape from the LAF and for not having legal identification papers. The LAF also confiscated a car with no legal papers.

All detainees along with the confiscated material were handed over to competent authorities.”