KUWAIT CITY, Dec 24: Terrorism is back, but this time through youngsters who are being used to execute and achieve its destructive plans, whereas the security apparatus are vigilant, they managed to dismantle a terrorist cell comprising of five members.
In details, according to the security sources, the new “DAESH” cell comprising 5 Kuwaiti youths fell in the hands of the security officers, one of the members is the son of one of the former MPs in the Fifth Constituency.
The gang of five was referred to the Public Prosecution for further investigation concerning their plans and their targets, in addition to people involved in their gangs. According to the sources, one of the youths confessed to having relations with the terrorist organization which started during his participation in one of the electronic games “Pubg”, where he met one of its members who managed to entice him to join the terrorist organization.
The youth continued to keep in touch with his recruiter through one of the social communication media platforms, where he was asked to recruit others, hence, reaching five new recruits. In his role, attorney Doukhi Al-Hisban through his Twitter handle, revealed that the father of one of the arrested youth was released, indicating that they youths were recruited through one of the electronic games.
The security sources mentioned that the Minister of Interior Sheikh Thamer Al-Ali ordered mobilization of Special Forces in front of major commercial complexes, coinciding with the New Year celebrations to boost safety and security in these complexes since yesterday.
Meanwhile, earlier, during an extraordinary meeting held yesterday, the Cabinet announced the closure of churches and banned gatherings to celebrate religious ceremonies in public places from Thursday, Dec 24 until Sunday, Jan 10, next month.
By Local Security Analyst Al-Seyassah/ Arab Times