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Algerian authorities have detained over 200 Moroccans at Algiers airport and summoned the Moroccan envoy to explain an "unusual" increase in the number of Moroccans apparently trying to cross into Libya, airport and government officials said Sunday.Tunisia, sandwiched between Algeria and Libya, is building a security wall along its boundary with Libya in an attempt to halt the flow of militant recruits crossing over.A security source at Algiers airport said 270 Moroccans had been arrested Saturday night.Algeria has become a pivotal partner in the Western fight against Islamist militancy in North and West Africa after its own 1990s war with armed Islamists that killed more than 200,000 people.
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