Two suspected Islamic Militants from Syria detained in Germany

  13 July 2020    Read: 943
Two suspected Islamic Militants from Syria detained in Germany

Two Syrian citizens have been arrested in Germany's cities of Naumburg and Essen on suspicion of belonging to the Hayat Tahrir al-Sham Islamic terrorist group, the country's prosecutor general's office announced on Monday, AzVision.az reports citing Sputnik. 

he suspects joined an armed group in Syria, which later became a part of Hayat Tahrir al-Sham. In July 2012, he participated in the execution of a captured Syrian armed forces officer. The second suspect is said to have filmed the execution, intending to use the footage as propaganda.

Later in the day, the arrested suspects will be delivered to the court, which will then determine the sentence.

 


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