Morocco has been warning that the region has become a fertile ground for terrorists active in the region.Read Also:US Military Official: US Shares Morocco's Concerns About Instability in Sahel Region"Head of BCIJ
Abdelhak Khiame also emphasized the importance of shared responsibility and cooperation to tackle the surge of terrorists in the region.
Under this framework, BCIJ
which is a subsidiary of General Directorate for Territorial Surveillance, was formed and it consists of intelligence security members enjoying judiciary capacity.
"These people were trained on site in coordination with Daesh, which provided them with the necessary arms," BCIJ
director said, explaining that this signals a change of tactic in the Islamic State which until now trained their cell members inside Syria and Iraq.
The surge of terror threats in Morocco urged Morocco to introduce in 2015 the BCIJ
, who has been dismantling terror cells for years.
[beaucoup moins que] Sans une cooperation renforcee entre tous les services de renseignement, nous ne pourrons pas le vaincre [beaucoup plus grand que], a soutenu le directeur du BCIJ
dans cet entretien axe sur l'enquete autour du meurtre de deux touristes scandinaves dans la commune Imlil et l'arrestation des suspects impliques dans ce double homicide, dont un ressortissant helvetico-espagnol.
That figure also includes the 200 or so who have already returned to Morocco.Khiame stated in October 2018 that since the creation of the BCIJ
in 2015, Morocco had dismantled 57 terrorist cells.
Saad Dine El Otmani s'est egalement felicite des efforts consentis par le Bureau central d'investigations judicaires (BCIJ
) et tous les elements des forces de securitaires.
The Central bureau for judiciary investigations (BCIJ
), under the general directorate for territory surveillance (DST), dismantled, on Wednesday, a terrorist cell composed of five extremist supporters of the Islamic State organization (IS), including a Spanish of Moroccan origin residing in Melilla, who were operating in the region of Beni Chiker (Nador outskirts).
In December 2018 when the Central Bureau of Judicial Investigation (BCIJ
) arrested an international drug trafficking network and seized 1 ton of cocaine.Morocco has put in place programs to offer treatment to drug addicts.
T rois nouveaux suspects impliques dans l'acte criminel lie au meurtre de deux touristes scandinaves dans la commune Imlil, ont ete arrete recemment par le Bureau central d'investigations judiciaires (BCIJ
), relevant de la Direction generale de la surveillance du territoire national (DGST).
The Moroccan Counterterrorism Strategy is the fruit of a long process that was triggered following the Casablanca's attacks in 2003, said director of Central Bureau for Judiciary Investigations (BCIJ
) Abdelhalk Khiame.
Head of Morocco's Central Bureau of Judicial Investigation (BCIJ
) Abdelhak El Khiame, said that the Polisario Front should also be considered a terror group in the Sahel region.The BCIJ
managed to identify more than a hundred Polisario Front members who are operating in Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) and "they have been involved in attacks in northern Mauritania.