Morocco detains 3 for recruiting, funding Syria militants

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Authorities in Morocco have arrested three people accused of recruiting and funding militants to fight against the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.The Moroccan Interior Ministry said in a Monday statement that police detained two suspects in the central city of Fez for collaborating with elements on the Turkey-Syria border to recruit men to battle alongside the al-Qaeda-affiliated groups in Syria.Another suspect was arrested in the city of Mrirt on charges of sending money to Takfiri groups in Syria by “hacking credit cards.”“Al-Qaeda continues to target Morocco, especially with Moroccan fighters that have received military training abroad and return to the country to commit terrorist acts,” read the ministry statement.

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