Nasrallah: Abduction of Lebanese citizens by terrorists is condemned act
BEIRUT- Hezbollah Secretary General Hassan Nasrallah underlined that abduction is forbidden legally and morally, saying that contacts are underway to release the Lebanese persons who were abducted by an armed terrorist group in Aleppo, north of Syria.
"The abducted persons are Lebanese… there is a state and government in Lebanon which is responsible for setting them free… responsibility now is on the State… all are called for true self-control," Nasrallah said in a phone call with Lebanese al-Manar TV Tuesday.
He described the abduction of Lebanese people by the armed terrorist groups as a condemned act.
An armed terrorist group abducted 11 Lebanese citizens and one Syrian, the driver of the bus which was transporting them on their way back from Iran to Lebanon via Turkey at al-Salama town in Aleppo countryside.