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France Foils ISIS Attack Planned for Next Week: Officials

This threat comes just over a year after last year's Paris attacks, which killed 130 people

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    File photo: A French soldier stands guard at Eiffel Tower on Nov. 15, 2015, in Paris, France.

    Five ISIS operatives were arrested in France after authorities discovered their plot to carry out a terror attack on Dec. 1, officials said Friday. 

    Four suspects were detained in Strasbourg, where French intelligence services found "an arsenal of weapons," according to Paris Prosecutor Francois Molins. The fifth was arrested in Marseille. The arrests took place on Sunday.

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    (Published Friday, April 28, 2017)

    This threat comes just over a year after last year's Paris attacks, which killed 130 people.