A new shipment of U.S. weapons pledged to the Lebanese Army is set to arrive to Beirut’s port by the end of the month, a source at the American Embassy in Beirut said Sunday. The source confirmed that weapons would be delivered by the end of March but did not disclose the contents of the latest package.
The source said that it was unlikely that the shipment would include planes, after media reports claimed that the donation would include military aircraft.
The weapons delivery comes as the Lebanese Army battles jihadis along the border with war-torn Syria. […]