Turkey arrests 2 in alleged New Year's Eve attack plot in Ankara

December 30, 2015 1:26 PM

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(CNN)Turkish police say they've arrested two people with alleged ISIS ties on suspicion of planning a bombing attack in Turkey's capital on New Year's Eve -- arrests that come as governments worldwide are on heightened alert for potential attacks around the holidays.

The two were arrested Wednesday as they allegedly scouted potential attack locations in the capital, Ankara, the Ankara governorship said.

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