Future News reported that Internal Security forces have ended the raids aimed at locating the seven Estonians. The focus will now be on follow-up tasks according to the data obtained by the security forces.
Lebanon Files, an Arabic news website reported receiving an electronic message from an organization called the movement of Renaissance and Reform ” ( Haraket al-Nahda wa al-Islah) in which it confirms its responsibility for the kidnapping of the seven Estonians. The statement said they are all in good condition. The movement said it will announce its demands later.
Seven Estonians were kidnapped near the Bekaa city of Zahle last Wednesday after they had entered Lebanon from Syria on their bikes.