The very first Islamic State arrest in Luxembourg

today.rtl.lu | 6/25/2018 | Staff
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The man, suspected of playing a role in IS propaganda, was held on remand, the Luxembourg prosecutor's office announced on Sunday.

The detainee, of Luxembourg nationality, is "suspected of being involved in the dissemination of messages and propaganda material for the Daesh (Arabic language acronym) terrorist group", declared the prosecutor's office in a press release.

Arrest - Case - IS - Luxembourg - Source

This is the first arrest in a case involving the IS in Luxembourg, according to a judicial source.

"The investigation has been running for a while," said the source, without answering whether the suspect was known or not to Luxembourg's law enforcement.

Charges - Preparation - Attacks - Source

The charges applied are not connected "concretely to the preparation of attacks," added the same source.

The suspect was held on remand...
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