Lebanese security apprehends man over ISIS links

isis(14){The Peninsula Qatar Daily Newspaper} – Beirut: Lebanese General Security on Tuesday arrested a Lebanese national over affiliation to ISIS group.

After investigations, the arrestee confessed affiliation to ISIS through the group’s “Amir” in Wadi Khaled, nicknamed Abou Maaz, said Lebanon’s General Security in a statement today.

The arrestee also confessed having been active within the weapon trade industry in the service of ISIS.

In the wake of investigations, the convict was transferred to the concerned judiciary apparatus. Meanwhile, work is underway pending the arrest of the other involved members, the statement added. READ MORE OF THIS STORY

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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.