Spain, Morocco arrest 14 suspected of recruiting for Islamic State

Spain and Morocco arrested 14 people on Tuesday suspected of recruiting fighters for the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, Spain`s Interior Ministry said.

Reuters| Last Updated: Aug 25, 2015, 13:29 PM IST

Madrid: Spain and Morocco arrested 14 people on Tuesday suspected of recruiting fighters for the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, Spain`s Interior Ministry said.

The arrests, part of a joint operation between Morocco and Spain, were made in the outskirts of Madrid and in various places in Morocco.