Lebanese soldiers are seen during a raid in the West Bekaa town of Kamed al-Loz, Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014. (The Daily Star/Stringer)
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During the raid the Army also shot and killed a second suspect allegedly involved in aiding the leader of the brigades.The military said in a statement that the Army Intelligence apprehended a commander in the Al-Qaeda-linked group, identified as Jamal Daftardar, after its personnel raided a residence in the Bekaa Valley town of Kamed al-Loz.The Army also said that the intelligence unit shot and wounded another suspect during the raid.Separately, General Security arrested a Palestinian man this week suspected of involvement in the Iranian Embassy attack, a security source told The Daily Star.Iran dispatched its Deputy Justice Minister Abdol-Ali Mirkouhi to Lebanon, part of an Iranian delegation to follow up on Lebanon's investigation into the embassy bombings and Majid's case.
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