BEIRUT

Lebanon News

Army seizes weapons in north Lebanon raid

Lebanese army on armored vehicles patrol the area in Tripoli, Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014. (The Daily Star/Antoine Amrieh)

BEIRUT: A number of mortar bombs and dynamite sticks have been discovered in a raid in north Lebanon associated with the ongoing crackdown on terrorists.

In the northern Akkar village of Fnaydeq, a Lebanese Army raid on the home of Mohammad Kanaan resulted in the seizure of 42 dynamite sticks, 34 mortar bombs, 14 mortar propellant charges and 36 hand grenade detonators, a military statement said.

It said Kanaan, who is wanted on multiple arrest warrants, was not home during the raid Thursday.

 

Recommended

Advertisement

Comments

Your feedback is important to us!

We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.

Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.

Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)

comments powered by Disqus

Advertisement

FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE

Interested in knowing more about this story?

Click here