The Lebanese Army arrested 11 Syrian refugees in the Bshirri District of northern Lebanon on Tuesday after receiving several tips from locals about their affiliation with the Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham (ISIS).

The news of these arrests in Bshirri were later confirmed by the Lebanese Ministry of Defense.

According to a security source, the 11 Syrian have now been transferred to the competent authorities in order to further investigate their ISIS affiliation.

 

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