18-year-old Musa Kabir, whom Spanish police believe is responsible for carrying out a terrorist attack in Barcelona, was among five terrorists eliminated in the anti-terrorist operation in Barcelona, in the night of Friday, August 18, reports the Daily Mail.
— Car attack in Barcelona. Photos
Another four suspected of involvement in the attacks was arrested the next day.
Police believe that the attacks in Catalonia is a group of twelve militants of the «Islamic state» of Moroccan origin, recently returned from Syria.
Police released pictures of the three wanted men suspected of involvement in the attack: Mohammed Hisami, Younis Abuakwa and said Alla. All of them are of Moroccan descent, but born in Spain. Police are questioning the mother of Musa Akabira, Fatima, and his sisters, and Fahim Khan.
According to investigators, 17-year-old Musa Kabir stole the passport of his brother, to rent a van used for the attack. His brother, 28-year-old Driss Kabir, the night before he went to the police to declare his innocence in the terrorist attack.
The police also detained the brother said Allah, Mohammad Alla.