Lebanon Military Investigative Judge Riad Abu Ghida has scheduled January 14 as the date for questioning two of the Syrian security officials involved in the terrorism plot of former Information Minister Michel Samaha, according to a Wednesday report by the National News Agency.
The 2 officials that will be questioned are : Syrian National Security Chief General Ali Mamluk and Syrian Brigadier General who was identified only by his first name “Adnan”.
This development comes after Judge Saqr Saqr requested on Monday the questioning of the two Syrian security officials and Syrian Presidential Advisor Bouthaina Shaaban by the Lebanese judicial authorities.
Ghida will not for the time being summon Shaaban according to NNA
On August 9, Lebanese security forces arrested the former Lebanese minister, who has close ties with Syria’s embattled regime, for smuggling weapons into Lebanon in a bid to foment terrorist plots.