Rashed Abi Zeid, also known as “Abu Adam,” is a Sidon resident who reportedly carried out a suicide attack in the Iraqi province of Al-Anbar Friday. (Photo Courtesy Al-Anbar.)
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A follower of fugitive firebrand sheikh Ahmad Assir was killed while carrying out a suicide bombing operation in Iraq over the weekend.Rifai is suspected of fighting alongside Assir against the Lebanese Army in the 2013 clashes in the Sidon suburb of Abra.Many supporters of Assir have gone into hiding in the aftermath of the battle with the Lebanese Army in Abra.Security forces have beefed up efforts to track down the fugitives, especially after several Assir supporters were linked to a number of suicide bombings in Lebanon. The clashes in Abra resulted in the deaths of 18 Army soldiers and around 40 of Assir's followers.
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