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No terror 'lone wolves'; ISIS guides plots from afar

Above, the location outside Hyderabad where the terror plotters were instructed to collect a bag of ammonium nitrate by their handlers.

The Internet cafe Shalimar (above) owned by the brother of one of the terror plotters. At each step, the handlers kept in constant touch with their ISIS recruits in Syria through encrypted messaging apps, right up to their arrest in June.

Hyderabad, India

WHEN the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) identified a promising young recruit willing to carry out an attack in one of India's major tech hubs, the group made sure to arrange everything down to the bullets he needed to kill victims.

For 17 months, terrorist...

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