During the RAID by the Lebanese army in the city of Arsal, located on the Syrian border, destroyed two militants of the terrorist group «Islamic state». 27 jihadists captured.
As reports TV channel «al-Mayadin», among captive of militants of the Islamic state – the head of the Lebanese branch of the terrorist group known as Abu Bakr al-Makkawi, and three field commanders.
Arsal Sunni enclave, located in the Bekaa valley, inhabited predominantly Shia. It has often been the scene of fighting between the jihadists and exposed against them by the Lebanese army and Hizbullah.
About two months ago around this town, having been ambushed Hizbullah, killing a senior field commander and eight other militants subordinate to «al-Qaeda» grouping «Dzhabhat EN-Nusra».