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Azerbaijan Arrests 8 Men Accused of Joining IS

Azerbaijan has arrested eight men it accuses of joining the ranks of Islamic State fighters in Syria and Iraq, government authorities said Friday. The Azeri nationals "were trained in Islamic State training camps in 2012-2015 and took part in fighting in Syria and within the ranks of terrorist groups," the National Security Ministry said in a statement. The men “participated in radical religious and military training and gained experience in the use of firearms of...

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