Lebanon News

Free Syrian Army member arrested in Sidon

Policemen patrol the coastal highway of the southern city of Sidon, Lebanon. File photo (The Daily Star/Mohammad Zaatari)

SIDON, Lebanon: Security forces in the coastal city of Sidon arrested a Syrian man for allegedly belonging to the Free Syrian Army, a security source told The Daily Star Saturday.

The man, identified as Mohammad B., was arrested after authorities monitored contacts between him and a Syrian opposition group.

Security forces found an identification card issued by the FSA.

He was referred to the judiciary for further investigation.





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