IS sus­pect ar­rested in Swe­den

Weekend Argus (Saturday Edition) - - WORLD -

STOCK­HOLM: A sus­pected ter­ror­ist ac­cused of plan­ning at­tacks in Swe­den has been ar­rested and held for ques­tion­ing.

A 25- year- old Iraqi man, Mu­tar Muthanna Ma­jid, was ap­pre­hended by po­lice at an asy­lum cen­tre in Boli­den in south­ern Swe­den, ac­cord­ing to the coun­try’s se­cu­rity ser­vice.

Ma­jid is be­lieved to be a mem­ber of Is­lamic State, and has been sought by au­thor­i­ties in Swe­den, Den­mark and Nor­way since last Thurs­day.

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