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Jihadists from Languedoc in court on Thursday

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 5

Five men were arrested in January 2015 in the Hérault and Gard. They will be in court in Paris from 5 to 11 April.

It was on January 27th, 2015 at dawn, when searches and arrests were made in three places - Lunel and Caussigniojouls , Hérault, and Aimargues, Gard. Five men were arrested. Three of the five men are still detained. Two are under judicial control.

After a long investigation, which included phone tapping, more than three years after their arrests they are in court this week.

All are believed to have participated in a "conspiracy grouping or arrangement for the preparation of an act of terrorism". Two of them also "financed a terrorist enterprise".

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