Sheikh Oussama Al-Rafei

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On the May 13th, the Lebanese authorities arrested a Lebanese Islamist called Chadi Al-Mawlawi, a disciple of Sheikh Oussama Al-Rafii (pictured), accusing him of being part of a terrorist cell. The arrest triggered a sit-in endorsed by different Sunni fundamentalist groups who claimed that Al-Mawlawi was only providing humanitarian aids to the Syrian refugees. In a country divided between pro and anti-Assad supporters, judiciary cases often give way to radical political interpretations.

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