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Lebanon arrests ISIS weapons smuggler: army

File - Lebanese soldiers patrol the area in Tripoli, Monday, Oct. 27, 2014. (The Daily Star/Mohammad Azakir)

BEIRUT: Lebanon's army said Monday it has referred a terror suspect to the judiciary for smuggling people and weapons.

In a statement, the army accused Syrian national Ali Hussein al-Hasan of links to ISIS, saying he smuggled weapons and people on behalf of the group in Syria.

The statement gave no other details, including when or where he was arrested.

Lebanese security agencies announce arrests of terror suspects on a nearly daily basis.





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