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Algeria: Government moves 100 Turkish workers after ISIS threat

Following a threat from ISIS affiliated militants, the Algerian government has moved 100 Turkish construction workers from a road project for 24 hours.

From Reuters

Algeria temporarily evacuates Turkish workers after IS threat – sources

Algerian authorities temporarily evacuated nearly 100 Turkish construction workers from a roadway project east of Algiers as a precaution after a threat from militants affiliated with Islamic State, security sources said on Monday.

The measure underscores growing concern over militant attacks in North Africa following last week’s Bardo museum massacre of foreign tourists in Tunisia and Islamic State’s growing presence in neighbouring Libya.

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