FOUR JIHADISTS ARRESTED Over Plot to Kill Pope Francis
Four Islamic terrorists were arrested in Italy and Kosovo over a plot to murder Pope Francis.
ISIS magazine Dabiq singled out Pope Francis before his trip to the US this year.
— KEVIN (Caoimhín) (@ACatholicKnight) December 7, 2015
ISIS has threatened the pope’s life for months in public statements and online.
The Mirror reported:
Four people have been arrested over alleged threats made by jihadists to kill Pope Franics.
The arrests, made in Italy and Kosovo, were conducted by anti-terror police who had been monitory a “highly dangerous group” on social media.
All four were Kosovan nationals said to have links to Syria.
Police said threats had been made warning Pope Francis “would be the last Pope”.
There were also threats made against the ex-US ambassador in Kosovo and praise for the Paris terror attacks which left 130 people dead.
The arrests followed raids in the Italian cities Brescia, Vicenza and Perugia as well as Kosovo.
Police said “the [alleged] terrorist team propagated the ideology of jihad through social networks”.
The alleged ‘ringleader’ of the group is believed to have lived in Italy before being arrested in Kosovo.
ISIS has threatened the Pope’s life for months, with the Islamic fanatics accusing him of being the ‘bearer of false truth.’