Five arrests in Grenoble anti-terrorist action

Five arrests in Grenoble anti-terrorist action

World March 13, 2018 17:24

grenoble - Anti-terror units have arrested five suspects in Grenoble, in the southeast of France. They had to prepare terrorist attacks and finance associated projects, confirmed justice sources on Tuesday.

The suspects may have connections with the Syrian-Iraqi conflict area, it was said. What plans the detainees had is not clear.

The suspects, four men and a woman, belong to a jihadist network, reported the newspaper Le Parisien. The police have carried out several house searches.

France has been plagued by Islamist attacks for years. The fight against terrorism is one of the most important tasks of the government of Prime Minister Édouard Philippe.

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