4 deported inc imam for Islamist links

89 expelled this yr, 326 since 2015

(ANSA) - Rome, September 19 - A Tunisian imam and four Egyptian men were deported for State security reasons Wednesday after a probe turned up evidence they were close to radical Islamist circles.
    Italy has now expelled 89 people this year for these reasons, and 326 since January 2015.
    The imam, 32, was being held in Rome's Rebibbia prison on robbery and drugs charges.
   

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