Police arrest four suspected Islamist militants in Spain

January 24, 2015 11:15 AM

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MADRID (Reuters) - Spanish police arrested four people on Saturday in its North African enclave of Ceuta suspected of belonging to a militant Islamist network, the interior ministry said.

Spain has stepped up security as well as efforts to prevent the radicalization of young Muslim citizens following attacks in Paris this month in which Islamist gunmen killed 17 people.

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