Syria's war spreads sectarianism in Lebanon | News | Al Jazeera

Syria's war spreads sectarianism in Lebanon

Al-Qaeda linked fighters operating in Syria and Lebanon are increasingly driving a wedge in the Sunni-Shia divide.

    Fear that the presence of al-Qaeda linked fighters in Syria is encouraging impressionable Lebanese youngsters to take extreme measures.

    The family of a teenager who recently became a suicide bomber has told Al Jazeera that he was brainwashed.

    Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr reports from Beirut.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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