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Lebanese special forces arrest IS commander in dawn raid | TheNewArab

Lebanese special forces arrest IS commander in dawn raid | TheNewArab

Lebanese special forces captured a senior Islamic State (IS) commander and ten other combatants in a pre-dawn raid in the Beqaa region of Lebanon this morning.

The Lebanese Army reported the arrest of Ahmad Yousef Ammoun in the suburbs of the town of Arsal in Wadi al-Araneb, in an official statement.

“Special forces from National Intelligence launched an operation on an IS terrorist center at dawn today, with the support of Army units deployed in the Arsal area,” the Lebanese Army said in a statement.

Source: Lebanese special forces arrest IS commander in dawn raid