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Man Haron Monis, also known as Sheik Haron, speaking to the media as he leaves local court in Sydney, 2009. Police say he operated from premises in Wentworthville, western Sydney, between 2000 and 2002

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Man Haron Monis in a video posted on his YouTube channel

Sydney gunman Man Haron Monis claimed he was 'tortured' for political beliefs

Monis claimed to be under 'constant attack' by Australian government

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