The army announced on Monday the arrest of two suspects linked to unrest in the northern region of Bhannine and city of Tripoli in October.

It said that Lebanese Ibrahim Mohammed al-Saghir was detained in the North for belonging to a terrorist group.

He is suspected of taking part in the Bhannine clashes against the army, tossing hand grenades against military positions, and firing a rocket propelled grenade.

The rocket attack led to the death of a soldier, added the army communique.