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A soldier walks with his weapon during a security training drill simulating a terrorist attack at the Deodoro train station ahead of the Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, July 16, 2016. Brazilian officials say they will review security preparations for the upcoming Olympics after this week's attack in Nice, France and will probably increase the number of police checkpoints during the Aug. 5-21 games. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)

Brazilian police order arrest of men allegedly loyal to ISIS

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Federal police in Brazil have ordered the detention of 12 people who allegedly pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group via social media.

Justice Minister Alexandre de Moraes told journalists in Brasilia on Thursday that 10 men were arrested and police were searching for two more.

Moraes says police acted because the group were discussing a potential attack during the Olympics, which begin Aug. 5.

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