Tanzania arrests 10 suspected members of Somali militant group

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Posted: Apr 15, 2015 11:18 AM

DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) - Tanzania's security forces have arrested 10 suspected members of the al Qaeda-linked Somali militant group al Shabaab, seizing explosives and military uniforms hidden at a mosque, police said on Wednesday.Police Commissioner Paul Chagonja said the suspects had been arrested on Tuesday in a region east of the commercial capital Dar es Salaam. Al Shabaab claimed an attack on a university in neighboring Kenya this month that killed 148 people.

(Reporting by Fumbuka Ng'wanakilala; Editing by Edmund Blair and Kevin Liffey)