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Spain breaks up Al-Qaeda linked ring, eight arrested

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Spanish security forces on Friday broke up an Al-Qaeda-linked network in north Africa suspected of sending fighters to Syria, arresting eight people in early morning raids. 

Spanish security forces broke up an Al-Qaeda linked network and arrested eight suspects in raids early Friday morning in Ceuta, a Spanish enclave in north Africa, the government said. File picture shows a Spanish policeman at the Tarajal border checkpoint, in Ceuta.

Police launched operations against the ring in Ceuta, a Spanish territory in north Africa, the government said.

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