Moroccan security services dismantled again terreurcel

Three members of a terreurcel linked to Daesh were this morning arrested by the security and intelligence service BCIJ.

The Moroccan security and intelligence service BCIJ strikes again! Three members of a terreurcel active in Laayoune, Salé and Marrakech were arrested today by the BCIJ, reports a statement by the Ministry of the Interior. Those arrested are between 24 and 30 years old.

The three had allegiance sworn to the terror movement Daesh. They are accused of inciting murder and trying to gain knowledge on the production of explosives. One of those arrested, "which itself also at the Tindouf camps had connected" was preparing to carry out terrorist attacks in the Kingdom, added the statement.