Federal police arrest group suspected of sympathizing with terrorism
Two weeks before the Olympic Games, federal police arrested on Thursday suspected of (21) ten Brazilian sympathy with terrorist groups.
According to the Folha revealed on Thursday that security forces
were watching hundreds of people in this country who expressed sympathy with the Islamic state.
Ten prisoners in this list check. Since the beginning of the investigation,
This was the first National Front action to combat terrorism after the approval of the law,
which criminalizes the crimes of this kind.
Federal police arrest
Although there are no records of direct contacts with the terrorists, and came one of the suspects in connection with the purchase of AK-47 rifle arms company, which ended not be realized.
Others oath of allegiance to the Islamic State
He informed the interim president, Michel Temer, on Thursday in the morning of the operation.
He said he held a meeting with the Ministers of Justice and Alexander Moraes, Institutional Security Office, Sergio Etchegoyen, and Director General of the Federal Police, Leandro Daiello.
“There are 12 arrest warrants.
He was arrested on ten and two others are track and look forward to their arrest,” said the Minister of Justice in Brasilia.
In recent days, fears about terrorism at the Games grew, mainly due to the bombing in Nice, France. Gold and Minister of Institutional Security Cabinet on to say that concern about this issue has “increased the level.”
On Wednesday (20), Alexandre de Moraes, Justice,
lowered the tone and denied that the concern about terrorism has increased.