File - Lebanese army soldiers sit on top of a military truck as reinforcements arrive to the outskirts of Arsal, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)
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Military Intelligence Friday arrested one of the most dangerous terror suspects accused of involvement in car bombings that targeted an Army post in the Bekaa Valley city of Hermel last year, a security source said.The Army command confirmed Atrash's arrest in Arsal.Atrash, 22, was suspected of involvement in a car bomb suicide attack on a gas station in Hermel that killed four people, including the bomber, and wounded 23 others in February 2014, the security source said. He was also linked to another suicide car bombing that targeted an Army post in Hermel less than a month later – an attack that killed an Army officer and two soldiers and wounded 17 other people. It said the Syrian army clashed with the armed group before killing a number of militants in border fields.
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