The Lebanese army said on Friday that is has arrested in the eastern Bekaa Valley a Syrian suspected of belonging to a terrorist organization.

The military said in a communique that Moussa Obeid al-Khodr was apprehended in the area of Qob Elias on Thursday.

A patrol seized hand grenades, weapons and light ammunition during a raid on his home on the outskirts of the town of Ammiq, it said.