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Kosovo police arrest 40 alleged Islamic radicals
Associated Press ^
| Aug 11, 2014 3:38 AM EDT
Posted on 08/11/2014 1:01:21 AM PDT by Olog-hai
Kosovo police say they have arrested at least 40 people in a major operation targeting Islamic radicals suspected of fighting alongside extremists in Iraq and Syria. [
The police operation is the largest ever against suspected Islamic radicals in Kosovo. Authorities have been on alert as a growing number of ethnic Albanians have joined militants in Syria and Iraq and appeared on social media in attempts to lure more followers.
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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; Syria; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: albania; albanians; iran; iraq; is; isil; isis; kosovo; kurdistan; rop; syria
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