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Turkey: 101 IS suspects detained in police sweep

ANKARA, Turkey – Turkey's state-run news agency says police have detained 101 suspected Islamic State group militants in a sweep in the capital, Ankara.

 

Anadolu Agency says Thursday authorities have detention warrants for 144 other IS suspects.

 

Some 1,500 officers from the police's anti-terror and intelligence units took part in early morning raids at about 250 addresses around Ankara, the agency said.