A Lebanese mother denies using arms to kidnap her kids


A Lebanese mother denied using arms to kidnap her two children by the force, claiming that her husband had prevented her from seeing them over marital problems, Voice of Lebanon radio reported on Wednesday

Earlier National News Agency reported that Nadine Akkawi led an armed operation on Wednesday to kidnap her own children while on their way to school in the town of Aramoun, south of Beirut

NNSA said Akkawi with the help of several gunmen kidnapped her sons Omar, 7, and four-year-old Jad while they were with their grandfather outside al-Iman school in Aramoun.

Akkawi told Voice of Lebanon radio (100.5) that her husband Mohammed al-Saadi had prevented her from seeing them

“I hadn’t seen them for two months,” she told VOL

An Internal Security Forces started investigation of the incident, NNA reported