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    Turkey Arrests 14 Islamic State Recruits En Route to Syria

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    Turkish security forces arrested 13 foreigners and a Turkish national, who sought to join the Islamic State in Syria. According to the military, they were detained on Monday in the town of Oguzeli, located in the southeastern province of Gaziantep.

    The Turkish national has already been released, while the foreigners are expected to be deported soon. Their nationalities have not been made public.


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