A snapshot of the Nusra Front video shows captured ISF members. (The Daily Star)
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Nusra Front Friday released a video of the nine policemen and soldiers they are holding captive, warning that Sunnis, Shiites and the rest of Lebanon's sects would pay the price for Hezbollah's involvement in Syria.The Nusra Front and ISIS captured at least 30 soldiers and ISF personnel during the five-day battle with the Lebanese Army in the northeastern town of Arsal.Nusra has so far released seven of its captured Sunni soldiers, saying it would hold on to the Shiite and Christian soldiers to exchange them with Islamist detainees held since 2007 in Roumieh Prison.In the video, Nusra issued a warning to Sunnis, urging them to join its ranks and stand against the Lebanese Army, which the Islamist group has long accused of working with Hezbollah.
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