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Luxembourger accused of recruiting girlfriend to Jihad released
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Luxembourger accused of recruiting girlfriend to Jihad released

19.01.2016 From our online archive
The Luxembourger arrested in Nice for inciting his girlfriend to the Jihadi cause has been released without charge because of a lack of evidence.

The Luxembourger who was arrested for inciting his girlfriend to the Jihadi cause has been released.

The 19-year-old, who has not been officially named, was arrested on Friday morning by French police at the train station in Nice with Léa, his 17-year-old girlfriend.

Léa had been reported missing a few days earlier. He was arrested on suspicion of recruiting the young woman to become a Jihadi fighter based on an accusation made by her father.

According to French newspaper Nice Matin, the young man was released without charge because of a lack of evidence.

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