Three individuals arrested in Ariana over suspicion of belonging to terrorist organisation
08/09/2017 16:04, TUNIS/Tunisia

(TAP) - Three individuals were arrested on Thursday in the governorate of Ariana for suspicion of belonging to a terrorist organisation.

The Interior Department said in a statement these three individuals are part of a terrorist cell composed of four people.

The fourth suspect has not yet been arrested.

Interrogated by the El-Mhihla National Guard Investigation Brigade, these individuals confessed to being recruited by a Tunisian Takfiri element in an Arab country.

This takfiri element had joined Daesh before being killed.

According to the elements of the investigation, the suspects are also in contact with Tunisian terrorists belonging to Daesh.

These suspects had put online posts and video footage of that terrorist organisation.

According to the same statement, legal proceedings were initiated against the four individuals for suspicion of belonging to a terrorist organisation.

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