8 Activists Charged with Bank Torching, Referred to Criminal Court
Mount Lebanon Examining Magistrate Bassam al-Hajj on Monday issued an indictment in the file of protest movement activist Rabih al-Zein and seven others.
The indictment says al-Zein “incited to the felony of the premeditated torching of banks.”
He was referred along with seven others to the Mount Lebanon Criminal Court.
Al-Hajj had issued an in-absentia arrest warrant for al-Zein in recent days.