Lebanon News

Hezbollah official dies in car crash

BEIRUT: Hezbollah official Youssef Ghazi Meqdad died Tuesday in a single vehicle accident in Jbeil, north of Beirut, security sources said.

The sources told The Daily Star Meqdad was alone in the Toyota 4WD when it drifted off the main Qartaba-Lassa road and plunged into a ravine.

Meqdad was Hezbollah’s officer in Lassa.





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