Lebanon News

Three Syrians arrested for belonging to jihadist group

BEIRUT: Security forces arrested three Syrians in the Bekaa Valley for belonging to an extremist group and attempting to spread their ideology, the state-run National News Agency reported over the weekend.

The NNA said that members of State Security apprehended the Syrians for also spraying the group’s logo at different locations in the Bekaa Valley. The men were referred to the appropriate judiciary.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on August 25, 2014, on page 4.




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