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Madrid blast suspect linked to alleged Al-Qaeda leader in Europe: press

Jamal Zougam, a principal suspect in last week’s bomb attacks in Madrid, is believed to have links with Abu Qatada, an alleged Al-Qaeda leader in Europe detained in Britain, newspapers said. Documents compiled by a top Spanish anti-terrorist judge, Baltasar Garzon, have suggested Zougam has ties to a Spanish Al-Qaeda cell led by a man named Imad Eddin Barakat Yarkas, otherwise known as Abou Dahdah, who was charged for allegedly helping prepare the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States. Zougam, a 30-year-old Moroccan, is believed to have travelled to Britain with Yarkas, according to the London-based Daily Mail tabloid, which gave no date for the trip. Full Story

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