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Rio Olympics Terror Plot Foiled With Arrests Of Men Who Pledged Loyalty To Islamic State

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 07 / 22 / 16

Brazilian police arrested 10 members of an "amateur" would-be terrorist group that expressed loyalty to the Islamic State organization and was targeting the upcoming Olympics, according to the AFP. The anti-terrorism swoop code-named Operation Hashtag "was the most concrete security incident so far ...

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