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Morocco breaks up terror cell

Morocco security arrests six people charged with planning terrorist attacks

AFP, Monday 27 Dec 2010
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Security forces have arrested six Moroccans suspected of planning attacks in Morroco and overseas, the Moroccan interior ministry said on Monday.

The ministry did not state when or where they were arrested.

The six suspects were experts in making explosives and planned to use them in attacks in unspecified countries; they also planned car bombs attacks against foreign interests in Morocco as well as Moroccan institutions and security facilities, the ministry stated.

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