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3 Denmark attack suspects remanded in custody

COPENHAGEN – Three terror suspects were remanded in custody by a Danish court Thursday in connection with a foiled attack plot on a newspaper that published caricatures of Prophet Mohammed.
“The court has complied with the prosecution’s request for custody for four weeks, the first two weeks in isolation,” Lykke Soerensen, who heads the legal department of the Danish intelligence agency PET, said on television channel TV2. “We believe there are grounds for isolation,” she said,

Four arrested in Denmark over terror plot

COPENHAGEN – The Danish intelligence agency PET said on Wednesday it had arrested four men suspected of preparing a terror attack against the Danish daily Jyllands-Posten, which published the caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed.
“These arrests have successfully stopped an imminent terror attack, where several of the suspects … were going to force their way into the (building which houses the Jyllands-Posten newspaper) in Copenhagen and kill as many people as possible,” PET head