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French Police Detain 9 Suspected Terrorists

French police detained nine people Monday in the Paris region and nearby Normandy in a crackdown on a group suspected of planning terror attacks in France.

At least seven of the suspects are believed to have links to an Algerian insurgency movement, the Salafist Group for Call and Combat, known as the GSPC, which has declared allegiance to al-Qaida.

Some information for this report provided by AP and AFP.