After the murder of two Scandinavian tourists in Morocco, the police have detained three more suspects. The men were interrogated, the backgrounds of the crime, informed the Central investigation Agency of the country on Thursday. It’s also the suspicion that it could have been an act of terrorism acted. Already two days ago was been taken in Marrakesh, a first suspect. The heads of government of Denmark and Norway were dismayed.
the bodies of The 24 and 28-year-old students from Norway and Denmark had been found on Monday at the foot of mount Toubkal. The women were on a Hiking tour and had pitched for the night in your tent. A French Couple was Murdered. The area is a mountain for many hikers and climbers starting point for tours in the Atlas.
Suspects with connection to terrorist group?
“A holiday travel was a nightmare,” said Denmark’s Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen on Thursday. “Two young people were murdered brutally.” Norway’s Prime Minister Erna Solberg said: “This is a brutal and senseless attack on innocent people, we face with disgust and condemnation.”
backpack tourist stabbed to death inside police arrest suspects
The Moroccan Prosecutor’s office has four men suspected to have a connection to a terrorist group. Tuesday. the arrested man was from an extremist group, it said.
a Video Showing the murder?
investigators are also investigating a Video that surfaced on social media. In the roughly one Minute-long Film is to see how two people with an apparently young woman cut with a long knife to the head. Whether the Video is actually with the murder of the two tourists in the connection, was initially unclear.
“It shows that there are still dark forces, the fight with violence to us and our way of life,” said Rasmussen. “It makes me angry, but encouraged me that we must never give in and give up.”
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