Lebanon finds suspected remains of troops held by IS

August 28, 2017

Relatives of Lebanese soldiers taken hostage by militants in 2014 sit inside a tent as they gather in downtown Beirut on Aug 27, 2017 awaiting news of their loved ones. (AFP)

Lebanese authorities Sunday located the remains of eight people they believe to be soldiers kidnapped three years ago by the Islamic State group along the restive eastern border with Syria.