Lebanon News

Syrians arrested for strolling on Bekaa Valley road

BEIRUT: Six Syrian nationals were detained by the Army near the Bekaa Valley town of Arsal Friday, the National News Agency reported.

The agency said that the six were arrested for strolling on an illegal road between Arsal and Labweh.

According to the NNA, soldiers at an Army checkpoint nearby detained the Syrians and transferred them to their military barracks in Ableh, in the Bekaa Valley.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on April 06, 2013, on page 2.




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