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Turkey:30 arrested in further raids

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Turkey:30 arrested in further raids


Police officers have carried out night-time raids in the central Turkish city of Konya.

The security forces are looking for suspected ISIL militants.

Officers say at least 30 people were detained.

The sweep comes a day after a series of police raids were launched on more than a dozen houses in the southeastern city of Diyarbakir.

Seven suspected militants were killed and 12 arrested.

Action intensifies after Ankara and ahead of election

Anti-terrorism operations have been extended after a double suicide bombing in Ankara killed more than 100 people.

Turkey is also preparing for an election next weekend.

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