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Conflict Incident Report
LAF arrested a terrorist leading a terrorist group
On 07 Mar 15, at 1213hrs, media reported that LAF arrested a Syrian national (Hassan Mohamad Jamil Harba) who is leading a terrorist group. The report added that the group attacked previously LAF posts (assault against an army checkpoint in Arsal's Wadi al-Hosn region). Harba succeeded in placing an explosive and detonating it on al-Masyada road. Another explosive was placed near the Hariri clinic in Arsal, but a military expert managed to dismantle it. The suspect planted another explosive on the Wadi Ata road in Arsal, but it failed to detonate. Furthermore, Harba is also accused of parking a booby-trapped vehicle in Arsal, but it too did not detonate. Investigations also revealed the persons who used to prepare and set the VBIEDs, beside information related to other terrorist groups.