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2 Suspects Arrested After Explosives Discovered in an Apartment in France

2 Suspects Arrested After Explosives Discovered in an Apartment in France

On Wednesday, a peroxide-based explosive that was deployed by Islamic State extremists was discovered in an apartment outside Paris. Two French officials have indicated that the authorities suspect might have been in use as a lab for possible attacks. A police official informed The Associated Press that about 100 grams of usable triacetone triperoxide (known as TATP) were discovered in the Villejuif apartment where a police operation was carried out earlier in the day.