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France: 'Five Chechens held in France have no established links to terror' - Prosecutor00:50

France: 'Five Chechens held in France have no established links to terror' - Prosecutor

France, Beziers
January 20, 2015 at 03:26 GMT +00:00 · Published

The five Chechens arrested by French police have no links to terrorism, stated a Yvon Calvet - a Beziers Prosecutor - Tuesday. Calvet emphasised that the arrests could even amount to a common crime.

The men were arrested in raids in Beziers and Saint-Jean-de-Vedas, near the Southern French city of Montpellier.

Police reportedly found a cache of explosives in their possession near the local football stadium. It is reported that the men were known to organised crime units.

France: 'Five Chechens held in France have no established links to terror' - Prosecutor00:50
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The five Chechens arrested by French police have no links to terrorism, stated a Yvon Calvet - a Beziers Prosecutor - Tuesday. Calvet emphasised that the arrests could even amount to a common crime.

The men were arrested in raids in Beziers and Saint-Jean-de-Vedas, near the Southern French city of Montpellier.

Police reportedly found a cache of explosives in their possession near the local football stadium. It is reported that the men were known to organised crime units.

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