3 lebanese teens missing after being lured by Syrian troops


Three Lebanese teens who hail from the northern city of Akkar were reported missing after they were lured by Syrian army troops National News Agency reported on Wednesday.

“The three boys ( all aged 14) are Alaa Khaled Khamis from the town of Wadi Khaled, Bashar Abdul Razzaq from al-Awwadah village and Odey Moqtada al-Moudir,” the families of the young men said in a released statement.

The statement added: “Member of Syria’s army that are positioned near the town of Deir Ammar lured the boys yesterday night and they haven’t returned home yet.”

“We call on concerned Lebanese authorities to uncover the fate of our sons and help us in bringing them back home,” the statement added.