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Australian police arrest two linked to Syria militants

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by November 4, 2016 World News

 

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian police on Thursday arrested a man believed to have fought with Syrian militants and a youth who was stopped at the border allegedly planning to join Islamic State in Syria.

The pair were detained in early morning raids in Sydney, underscoring Australia’s tough stance on dealing with so called “foreign fighters” heading overseas to join in conflicts in countries including Syria and Iraq. We’re sorry. You don't have permission to access this page. Please sign up to have full access to this page.

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