8 Portuguese Men Charged With Fighting for IS in Syria

in News · 19-12-2019 09:56:00 · 3 Comments

Prosecutors in Portugal said Wednesday, 18 December, they were bringing terror charges against eight Portuguese men suspected of fighting for the Islamic State group in Syria.

Prosecutors said in a statement the men were suspected of involvement in the 2012 kidnapping by the group of British war correspondent John Cantlie and Dutch photographer Jeroen Oerlemens. Two of the men are in Portugal and have been interrogated, the statement said. The whereabouts of the other six wasn't known.


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By Dr. Fernando Domingos Bento from Other on 21-12-2019 05:46

We don't want these murderers in Portugal.

By Elle from Porto on 21-12-2019 12:06

These people should be deported back to their parents country of origin. We are a peaceful country and want to remain that way.

By Anna from Madeira on 19-12-2019 11:45
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