An image grab shows Shishani threatening Lebanon over the arrest of his wife. (The Daily Star/YouTube grab)
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Sharkas said he was detained by Syrian security forces for 45 days in the Syrian town of Qusair in 2013 and was ordered to leave because he was a brother of Abu Ali Shishani, the Nusra Front commander at the time.Sharkas said he left Qusair to the Bekaa Valley town of Saadnayel after he was banished by both the regime's intelligence and the opposition. He stayed for about six months in Saadnayel before moving to the Hermel village of Al-Qasr, where he said problems began with his wife, who was increasingly influenced by the hard-line attitudes of his brother, the ISIS commander. Among the people Shishani was meeting, according to Sharkas, were Hamza Qarqouz and Abdul Razak Jamaa, two terror suspects, and Imad Jamaa, a Nusra Front commander whose arrest by the Lebanese Army in August triggered deadly fighting with ISIS and Nusra Front militants in the northeastern town of Arsal.
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