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Muslims urged not to join Syria war

Young Muslims in West Yorkshire are urged by their religious leaders not to go fight in Syria's civil war.

Young Muslims in West Yorkshire are being urged by their religious leaders not to go fight in Syria's civil war.

Qari Mohammed Asim, imam at Leeds Makkah Masjid mosque, told the BBC's Asian Network people should not put their lives at risk.

The message is going out ahead of Ramadan, which begins this weekend.