Swiss national arrested in connection with murders in Morocco

Man held is also ‘suspected of involvement in recruiting Moroccan nationals to carry out terror plots’

A Swiss national has been arrested in connection with the killing of two Scandinavian women in Morocco, according to Moroccan authorities.

The man arrested was also suspected of “involvement in recruiting Moroccan and sub-Saharan nationals to carry out terrorist plots in Morocco against foreign targets and security forces in order to take hold of their service weapons”, the Central Bureau for Judicial Investigations (BCIJ) said. It added that he also held Spanish nationality and had residency in Morocco.

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Source: theguardian