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Moroccan authorities arrest 13 suspected ISIS affiliates

Moroccan authorities arrested 13 suspected ISIS-affiliated terrorists during simultaneous operations in the cities of Casablanca, Beni Mellal, Mohammedia, Khenifra, Temara, Tiflet, Ksar el Kebir, Rissani and Berkane on Thursday. The suspects were reportedly involved in preparing terror attacks targeting sensitive departments across the country. The individuals were also able to connect with terrorist groups outside Morocco, with the aim of joining ISIS, especially in the Sahel and Sahara regions. This event took place on 04/27/2023 at the following location: Casablanca, Morocco.

Incident Type: Terrorism

Event Type: Arrest

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 13