Morocco: Six arrested in suspected terrorism cell

December 27, 2010 19:34

PARIS — Morocco's Interior Ministry says six people with expertise on explosives have been arrested on suspicion that they were preparing car bomb attacks on foreign and domestic targets.

The ministry says in a statement Monday that the six were planning to use their expertise to carry out acts of sabotage, including car bombings.

The statement was carried by the MAP news agency. It says the six were part of a terror network targeting foreign interests in the kingdom and Moroccan security sites as well as sites abroad.

The MAP report does not say when the six were arrested or where, or give any other details.

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