France tracking 400 believed to be in terror sleeper cells

February 18, 2015 1:37 PM

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PARIS – France is tracking hundreds of people believed to belong to possible sleeper cells for terror organizations like Al Qaeda or the Islamic State group, the country's top security official said.

In an interview with The Associated Press, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve laid out what has become an increasingly urgent question for European intelligence services: How to trace the moment when someone transforms from a disgruntled criminal or a disaffected citizen into a terrorist, and how t...

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