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Malaysia police hunt 5 terror suspects amid crackdown

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KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysian police said Wednesday they were looking for a university lecturer and four others allegedly involved in terror activities and now believed to be hiding in the Philippines as it cracks down on suspected militants. 

Malaysian police guard a roadblock in Kuala Lumpur on August 21, 2013

The announcement comes as authorities express concern about youths in the Muslim-majority country being radicalised and recruited to fight in hotspots such as Syria.

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