34 Charged over Arsal Army Ambush, Municipal Chief Summoned
[An Nahar] Suspected members of an armed group were on Monday charged in connection with the ambush of an army patrol in the northeastern town of Arsal that left two soldiers dead.
State Commissioner to the Military Court Judge Saqr Saqr charged 34 people and summoned Arsal municipal chief, Ali al-Hujairi, to question him as a witness, the state-run National News Agency said.
Two of the suspects are in custody while the identities of 25 others are known and investigators are trying to identify the rest, it said.
Posted by: Fred 2013-02-12