7 jihadi suspects in Spain denied bail after questioning

March 15, 2015 5:37 PM

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MADRID – Seven suspected members of a jihadi cell in Spain were denied bail Sunday for allegedly urging attacks to be carried out in the country and recruiting people to be sent to fight for the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria.

National Court judge Javier Gomez Bermudez had spent most of the day questioning eight suspects who were arrested on Friday before releasing one and ordering the other seven to remain in custody.

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