Top al-Qaida commander dies in Lebanese jail (9)

Times of India 2014.01.04 15:17
AP | Jan 4, 2014, 03.49 PM IST BEIRUT: A Lebanese army general says the leader of an al-Qaida-linked group that has conducted attacks across the Middle East before shifting its focus to Syria's civil war has died in custody in Lebanon. The general says the detainee, Majid al-Majid, died on Saturday after suffering kidney failure.
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