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Suspected al Qaeda fighters among four Syrians arrested in Netherlands: prosecutors

Suspected al Qaeda fighters among four Syrians arrested in Netherlands: prosecutors
From Reuters - December 1, 2017

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Two men suspected of having fought for an al Qaeda-linked group in Syria were among four Syrian migrants arrested in the Netherlands, Dutch authorities said on Friday.

The national prosecutors office said in a statement that the two men were from 2012-2015 members of the Nusra Front, which the Dutch government designates as a terrorist group, and had traveled to the Netherlands as refugees in 2015.

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