Islamist terror cell broken up in Morocco - 23 arrested

Other News Materials 19 February 2008 00:58 (UTC +04:00)

( dpa ) - Authorities in Morocco arrested 23 people on Monday in a raid on a suspected radical Islamic terrorist cell in the country.

Among those arrested were the leaders of the organization, which police said had been planning terrorist attacks in a number of different Moroccan regions. Also arrested were the heads of two islamic political parties that had only recently been founded.