The Moroccan authorities arrested nine people on suspicion of having links with the terrorist organization «Islamic state» and of preparing attacks in the Kingdom, reports Morocco World News.
According to published information, supporters of the IG acted in several towns and villages of the country, including in Kenitra, Salé, and other.
Moroccan security services have established that the suspects had planned to found a cell of the IG, contact with this group in Syria and Iraq or in Libya. They maintained close ties with the citizens of Morocco, who went to war in the middle East in the ranks of the «Caliphate».
During the arrest were seized firearms, edged weapons, ammunition and propaganda materials.