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Suspects in Alleged Plot against Turkish PM Released

Authorities in Turkey have released five people who had been detained since Saturday on suspicion of planning to attack Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

The Anatolia news agency said police rounded them up in the southern city of Adana, shortly before the prime minister visited the city for an election campaign rally.

Judicial officials did not say why the five were released, and provided no details about the alleged plot.