This undated file picture shows who is believed to be the head of the Abdallah Azzam Brigades Majid al-Majid. (The Daily Star Photo)
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Lebanon will hand over the body of the leader of an Al-Qaeda-affiliated group after a committee of physicians confirmed that the Saudi national died of natural causes, acting State Prosecutor Samir Hammoud said Thursday.Speaking to the National News Agency, Hammoud said that the committee released its forensic report Thursday evening, corroborating an initial coronary report stating that Majid al-Majid had died due to a disease.Referring to the coronary report, caretaker Justice Minister Shakib Qortbawi has said Majid died due to kidney failure, lung problems and a viral infection.But some Iranian officials said they were suspicious of the factors that led to Majid's death, accusing Saudi Arabia of involvement.
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