German authorities on Wednesday said they searched dozens of
homes of alleged Muslim extremists across the country and detained three
A spokesman for the State Office of Criminal
Investigation of Baden-Wuerttemberg, Horst Haug, told the Associated
Press that 43 homes were searched in several cities across the country
Seven people in total are suspected
of recruiting for extremist Muslim groups and three of them had been
detained, Huag said. The other four are currently in Egypt and Saudi-Arabia.
prosecutor's office in Stuttgart accuses the seven men, who are between
24- and 59-years-old, of getting more than 100 people in Germany to
attend an Egyptian Koranic school known to recruit for terror camps.