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More terrorist arrests in Switzerland

National News // June 28, 2017

There have been further anti-terrorist arrests in Switzerland. The new operation is not connected with an arrest made last week in Meyrin in canton Geneva. 

Wikipedia More terrorist arrests in Switzerland

Then a Tunisian national was detained on suspicion of recruiting jihadist fighters.

The latest arrests were in canton Vaud. A man and a woman were detained by police in a shopping centre in Aubonne.

A third person was also arrested in Vaud, but the Federal Prosecutor’s Office is not releasing any further information.

The arrests were made under the anti-terrorism law relating to the prohibition of Al Qaeda and Islamic State. 

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