Mashnouq, Rafei dwell on situation of Islamist detainees in Roumieh

JANUARY 19, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Minister of Interior and Municipalities, Nohad Mashnouq, on Monday met at his office in the Ministry with Head of the Muslim Scholars Committee, Sheikh Salem Rafei, and the accompanying delegation, for talks over the condition of the Islamist detainees in Roumieh after the fresh security operation in the jail.

Talks touched on the process of tranporting inmates from building B, whereby the delegation has sensed responsiveness from the Minister in terms of meeting the prisoners’ humanitarian demands, in addition to providing the detainees’ needs.