A former al-Qaeda member claims the Bahraini government recruited him to assassinate members of the country's Shia-led opposition.

This comes after thousands of Bahraini opposition members and activists were arrested following a violent crackdown on mass protests in 2011.

The Bahrain government says the accusations are false.

Al Jazeera's Charles Stratford has this exclusive report.

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