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Report: Algeria's GSPC Trained Militants To Topple Libyan Regime

An Algerian court sentenced an Algeria telecommunication engineer identified only by his initials "E.M." to seven years in prison after he was found guilty of involvement with terrorist organizations based in Afghanistan, according to the Algerian Echorouk online. The Algerian man had links to the Salafist Group for Call and Combat (GSPC) and was delivered by the Libyan authorities in 2007 after four months of detention in Tripoli. He was accused of recruiting young Libyans and training them in the "Salafit Group" strongholds in Algeria in an attempt to topple the Libyan regime.