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32 Dead in Tajikistan Prison Riot Sparked by ISIS, Official

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Mon, 20 May 2019 06:42 GMT

A riot at a prison in Tajikistan has left 32 people dead, including 24 members of ISIS group and three guards, authorities said Monday, May 20th, according to AFP. 

Five of the inmates and the three guards were killed by ISIS prisoners during the riot that erupted on Sunday evening at a facility near the capital Dushanbe, the justice ministry said in a statement. 


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