Former MP Hasan Yaacoub speaks during an interview with The Daily Star in Beirut, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015. (The Daily Star/Mohammad Azakir)
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A brother of former MP Hasan Yaacoub, who remains in custody, was detained at Beirut's Rafik Hariri International Airport over his alleged involvement in the abduction of Hannibal Gadhafi in December.Gadhafi, who is the son of deposed Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, was arrested by Lebanese authorities on charges of withholding information concerning the 1978 disappearance of Imam Musa Sadr and two of his Lebanese companions during a visit to Libya.Ali, Hussein and Hasan are the sons of Sheikh Mohammad Yaacoub, who accompanied Sadr, an influential Shiite imam, to Libya.Ali Yaacoub, the brother of the two arrested men, told Al-Jadeed Monday he believed he was next.
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