Last Tuesday, the police arrested a 43-year-old Syrian in a mobile home of the AZC Sint Annaparochie who was suspected of having been involved in terrorist actions by IS and other armed groups in Syria and Iraq from 2011 to 2016. ‘The man has been living in the Netherlands since the end of 2019’, the Public Prosecution Service (OM) reported on Thursday.
Various reports about the man had been received by the IND and the police. The man is said to have been part of the revolutionary brigade of Khan Shaykhun, a rebel group fighting the Assad regime. He would also have been involved in the terrorist Jabhat al-Nusra, ‘according to the OM.
Two weeks in custody
The police have recently recorded statements from witnesses. The examining magistrate at the court in Rotterdam placed the man in custody for two weeks on Thursday.
Syrian arrested at AZC in Friesland on suspicion of terrorism
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