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Lebanese Armed Forces Apprehended Three Individuals Tied to Abduction of Estonian Citizens


No. 104-E

According to information from the Lebanese authorities that has reached the Foreign Ministry, today the Lebanese armed forces apprehended three individuals who are tied to the abduction of the Estonian citizens. Chief of Lebanon’s internal security forces Major General Ashraf Rif has advised that the leaders of the group to which the apprehended individuals belong give themselves up and free the abducted Estonian citizens.

The bus that was used in the abduction has also been found. It is being taken to Beirut for further investigation.

Close co-operation is ongoing between the authorities in Estonia and Lebanon.

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