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Posted 13 March 2004 - 10:29 PM
MADRID, Spain - Spain's interior ministry announced Saturday that five suspects" including three Moroccans possibly linked to extremist groups" were arrested in the Madrid bombings that killed at least 200 people.
The arrests were announced on the eve of national elections and came amid opposition charges that the government, which had blamed Basque separatists for the bombings, was concealing a connection between Islamic militants and Spain's worst terror attack.
Tell us the truth, read a sign at a mass protest in Madrid that drew 2,000-3,000 people" many of whom blamed President Jose Maria Aznar for making Spain a target because he supported the U.S.-led war in Iraq. Other signs read, Aznar, it is your fault we are being killed¯ and Aznar, your national and international policies are irresponsible and dangerous.¯
The five were arrested in connection with a cell phone inside an explosives-packed gym bag found on one of the bombed commuter trains. The other two suspects had Indian passports, a ministry spokesman said. Also being questioned were two Spanish citizens of Indian origin.
The suspects could be related to Moroccan extremist groups,¯ Interior Minister Angel Acebes said. But we should not rule out anything. Police are still investigating all avenues. This opens an important avenue.... ¯ Full Report Link
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