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Lebanon Detains Wife, Child of Islamic State Leader

Security officials say the Lebanese military has detained a wife and child of Islamic State group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. The officials said Tuesday the woman and child were being held and questioned at Lebanon's defense ministry, after being detained about 10 days ago near the border with Syria. Lebanon's As-Safir newspaper reported the military detained the two "in coordination with foreign intelligence agencies." Baghdadi has led the Islamic State group...

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