BEIRUT

Lebanon News

Body of drowned man found in north Lebanon river

The body of a man after being pulled from Nahr al-Kabir River on the border between Syria and Lebanon, Thursday, March 27, 2014. (The Daily Star/Antoine Amrieh)

BEIRUT/TRIPOLI: The body of a drowned man in his 50s was found Thursday in Nahr al-Kabir River on the border between Syria and Lebanon.

The nationality of the man, wearing a khaki sweatshirt and olive green pants, was not immediately clear.

A coroner who examined the body confirmed that the cause of death was drowning.

He told The Daily Star that the incident took place around one month ago.

 

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.

comments powered by Disqus

Advertisement

FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE

Interested in knowing more about this story?

Click here