Two Syrians Robbed at Gunpoint in North Lebanon

By Naharnet Newsdesk

00Two Syrian nationals were robbed at gunpoint on an inland road in Akkar north of Lebanon, the state-run National News Agency reported on Saturday.

A group of unidentified gunmen, riding a brown Mercedes, robbed Adnan al-Sadbbashi and Mohammed Moustafa on a village road in Akkar at around 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, said NNA.

According to the victims’ statement, the four-member gang intercepted the vehicle of the two, thieving $5000 and 80000 Syrian Pounds and managed to speed away, added NNA.

SOURCE:  News Now/ http://www.naharnet.com

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.