GRENOBLE – Antiterreureenheden have five suspects arrested in Grenoble, in the southeast of France. They had terrorist attacks to preparing and accompanying projects, confirmed justitiebronnen Tuesday.
The suspects may have connections with the Syrian-Iraqi conflict zone, so it was said. What plans the detainees were, is not clear.
The suspects, four men and a woman, belonging to a jihadist network, reported the newspaper Le Parisien. The police have various searches carried out.
France has for many years plagued by islamist attacks. The fight against terrorism is one of the most important tasks of the government of prime minister Édouard Philippe.