News Brief 9/17/2013, Tishrei 13, 5774
Moroccan Website Editor Arrested for Airing Al Qaeda Incitement
Moroccan police have arrested the editor of a Moroccan news website after he posted a link to a video made by the Al Qaeda terrorist network inciting violent attacks in the north African country.
Ali Anouzla, of the website Lakome, was arrested on Monday morning the Lebanese news service Naharnet reported. Police also seized computer equipment from Anouzla's office, the report said.
The 41-minute video Anouzla posted was entitled 'Morocco: the kingdom of corruption and despotism,' and called for jihad in the country as well as lashing out at King Mohamed VI.