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By Euronews  with Reuters
Turkey:30 arrested in further raids

<p>Police officers have carried out night-time raids in the central Turkish city of Konya.</p> <p>The security forces are looking for suspected <span class="caps">ISIL</span> militants. <p></p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="fr"align="center"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Turkey: Around 30 suspected Islamic State terrorists arrested in Konya <a href="https://t.co/7II94LqaZ2">https://t.co/7II94LqaZ2</a></p>— <span class="caps">ESISC</span> (@EsiscTeam) <a href="https://twitter.com/EsiscTeam/status/658911846527823872">27 Octobre 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </p> <p>Officers say at least 30 people were detained. <p></p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="fr"align="center"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">35 held as anti-terror squads storm suspected <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/ISIL?src=hash">#ISIL</a> bases<br /> <a href="https://t.co/6AXdqSbYEm">https://t.co/6AXdqSbYEm</a><br /> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Turkey?src=hash">#Turkey</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Istanbul?src=hash">#Istanbul</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Konya?src=hash">#Konya</a> <a href="https://t.co/u0Fvgxxdai">pic.twitter.com/u0Fvgxxdai</a></p>— Yeni Şafak English (@yenisafakEN) <a href="https://twitter.com/yenisafakEN/status/658926647165517824">27 Octobre 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </p> <p>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. <p></p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="fr"align="center"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Police raid <span class="caps">ISIL</span> cells in Diyarbakır, opposition says belated move <a href="https://t.co/iCLVKtgeUK">https://t.co/iCLVKtgeUK</a> <a href="https://t.co/9yQRbt8a3s">pic.twitter.com/9yQRbt8a3s</a></p>— Today's Zaman (@todayszamancom) <a href="https://twitter.com/todayszamancom/status/658721354158612480">26 Octobre 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </p> <p>Seven suspected militants were killed and 12 arrested. <p></p> <h3><strong>Action intensifies after Ankara and ahead of election</strong></h3> </p> <p>Anti-terrorism operations have been extended after a double suicide bombing in Ankara killed more than 100 people.</p> <p>Turkey is also preparing for an election next weekend.</p>