BCIJ Headquarters in Salé. MOHAMED KAMILI DRISSI / THE TABLE
Following diffusion on social networks from the publication of unknown sources, whose authors claim that terrorist cells were dismantled Friday morning in the Tamaris area, suburbs of Casablanca, Ouezzane and Chefchaouen, planning to target certain foreign schools in Morocco, security sources have denied the allegations and lies contained in the publication.
Information in this case confirms that the terrorist acts prepared by cell members did not in any way intend to target the places mentioned in this publication, the source said.
The security service treats this defamatory and deceptive publication with due diligence, said the source, adding that the service is conducting the necessary investigations to uncover the reality of this publication and identify the parties behind it.
Sources indicate that it will proceed with the appropriate seriousness, and in accordance with applicable rules and legal procedures, with all parties involved in the preparation and dissemination of this publication.
Aware that the design and dissemination of this publication and the false and slanderous information contained therein is intended to undermine the sense of security of citizens at no cost, security services are mobilized to identify the elements and parties behind the publication, take appropriate legal action against them, and bring them to justice, said the source.