Kosovo police 'foil IS attack' on Israeli football team

Kosovo police 'foil IS attack' on Israeli football team

Kosovan police say they have foiled a plot by so-called Islamic State (IS) to attack the Israeli football team when it visited Albania last week.
Nineteen arrests were made ahead of Israel's World Cup qualifier and the group is also suspected of planning attacks inside Kosovo itself.
Explosive devices and weapons were found along with "extremist" literature, police say.
The match was moved from one Albanian city to another as a result.
Police say the group was coordinated by two Albanians members of IS in Syria.
One of those arrested was later released.
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17 November 2016 in World News, Views: 33
Source: BBC

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