Lebanese Army denies circulated news via social media of tanker convoy

Sat 04 Jul 2020 at 17:53 Security & Law


NNA - The Lebanese Army Command - Orientation Directorate issued a statement on Saturday, in which it denied the recent circulated news via social media, which included an image showing dozens of tankers in a convoy allegedly smuggling diesel oil from Lebanon to Syria.

The Army categorically denied the content of said image, affirming that it is not along the Lebanese-Syrian borders.

Meanwhile, the Army stressed that its units are taking all the necessary measures to control the borders, prevent smuggling and ensure the closure of illegal crossings.


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