Two female tourists from Norway and Denmark, are found dead in the Atlas mountains. Both had lacerations in the neck.
The bodies have been found in a remote area, ten kilometres from the tourist village of Imlil. That is a starting point for tourists who come to the mountain, Toubkal want to attract.
The highest mountain of the Atlas mountains is a tourist attraction which is about 80 km south of Marrakech.
The Moroccan authorities have launched an investigation into the ‘criminal incident’. More details gives the ministry of the Interior. There would also be a suspect arrested.
Tourism is a cornerstone of the Moroccan economy. There are now extensive safety measures are taken. Walking / hiking in the mountains, were suspended.