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Islamic extremist arrested in Geneva after two year investigation

National News // June 20, 2017

A joint operation with French and Swiss intelligence services and Geneva police has led to the arrest of a 40 year old man in Geneva suspected of helping people to travel to Syria to fight for IS.

Wikipedia Islamic extremist arrested in Geneva after two year investigation

A spokesman for the Federal Prosecutors Office confirmed a two year investigation has led to the arrest of a man in Meyrin.

He’s also linked to attacks in Belgium.

He’s charged with helping banned organsiations, Islamic State and Al-Qaeda, and recruiting Islamic fighters from Geneva. He’s also suspected of raising money for Islamic extremists. 

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