Islamist Shadi Mawlawi gestures following his release in the northern port city of Tripoli, Tuesday, May 22, 2012. (The Daily Star/Stringer)
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A 22-year-old Lebanese Christian who was one of three terror suspects arrested earlier this week over plotting suicide attacks had been "brainwashed" by the Nusra Front, his neighbors in the northern city of Tripoli said Friday.Elie Tony al-Warraq was one of three people the Army announced had been arrested in connection to Saturday's twin suicide blast that targeted a cafe in the Jabal Mohsen neighborhood. He had become friendly with Shadi Mawlawi, one of the most-wanted Islamist fugitives in Lebanon. It said the three suspects, who had been using fake Syrian and Palestinian IDs, were linked to Shadi Mawlawi and Osama Mansour, two of the most-wanted Islamist fugitives in Lebanon.
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