Australian teens held after 'ISIS-inspired' plot foiled

April 18, 2015 5:26 PM

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(CNN)Five young men were arrested Saturday in Melbourne, Australia, in what police called a major counterterrorism operation.

Three of the teens, all of them either 18 or 19, have since been released "pending further enquiries," according to CNN affiliate 7 Network, but two remain in custody.

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