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Man detained in Lebanon on suspicion of entering from Israel

Jan 17, 2019 - Associated Press

BEIRUT (AP) - Lebanon's army intelligence have detained a man on suspicion that he crossed into Lebanon from Israel, a military official said Thursday. The country's state news agency said the detainee is a U.S. citizen.

Lebanon and Israel are in a state of war and each bans its citizens from visiting the other country. There are no border crossings at the tightly-controlled frontier.

The military official, who spoke Thursday on condition of anonymity in line with regulations, gave n...