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The exodus of Christians from the jihadist-controlled city of Mosul has stirred controversy in Christian and Muslim communities alike in Lebanon, with social media having big role in the backlash.Through mosques' loudspeakers, the radical Sunni group gave Christians in Mosul the choice to either convert to Islam, pay a religious tax or face death.Residents say the militants, who declared a caliphate last month headed by Abu Bakr Baghdadi, spray-painted Christian houses with the letter "N" in Arabic, which stands for Nasrani, or Christian, to identify them. The move and the ensuing migration of Christians have sparked outrage in Lebanon. While religious figures and Christian politicians issue statements to voice their opposition and rage over events in Mosul, many Lebanese have opted to change their profile pictures on Facebook to a picture of a yellow "N" (in Arabic) with a black background.
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