Suspected jihadists with links to the Brussels bombings have been arrested in Spain following a major operation against ISIS militants.
Dawn raids carried out by the regional Mossos d’Esquadra officers in conjunction with police from Belgium were staged across Barcelona and surrounding towns.
The group said to have been targeted has been described as a “terror cell with international ramifications.”
Four of the eight men held – all Moroccan – belong to ISIS and have links to those behind the Brussels bombings last year that killed 32, Mossos d’Esquadra police chief Josep Lluis Trapero said. Read more at The Sun.