10 suspected Islamic jihadists probed in Rome - update

Not a cell but 'lone wolves' prosecutors say

(ANSA) - Rome, January 13 - Rome prosecutors have placed 10 suspected Islamic jihadists under investigation on charges of subversive association with terrorist intent, sources said Tuesday. The suspects are all foreign residents of the Muslim faith, and were identified through online surveillance, investigators said. This included surveillance of online conversations between the suspects as well as the fact they allegedly accessed extremist and fundamentalist websites.
    The 10 suspects reportedly do not make up a cell but are being considered "lone wolves", sources said.


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