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Lebanese Army arrests at least 900 in November

The Daily Star – The Lebanese Army said Saturday that troops had arrested at least 900 people in the month of November on terror and drug-related charges among other crimes.

In a statement, the military said its units across the country detained 947 people of various nationalities for their involvement in terrorist activity, shooting, attacking citizens, drugs, arms smuggling and possession as well as residing in Lebanon without a valid permit.

The arrests also resulted in the confiscation of 69 vehicles, 61 motorcycles and fishing boats, a large quantity of arms, ammunition and military gear.

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