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Video: Al-Araby Al-Jadeed lists the main points of a deal mediated by Qatar to secure the release of 16 Lebanese soldiers held by al-Qaeda affiliate in Syria.

Sixteen Lebanese servicemen captured by al-Nusra Front last year were freed Tuesday in exchange for Islamist prisoners including the former wife of IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

Lebanon and Nusra Front prisoner swap 'may be imminent'

Thaer Ghandour

Lebanon and Nusra Front prisoner swap 'may be imminent'

Reports are emerging from Lebanon that more than a dozen Lebanese army soldiers held hostage by al-Qaeda-affiliate Nusra Front could be swapped with jihadist detainees held by the Lebanese

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