The Danish newspaper Jyllands-Posten was the alleged target

Terrorist suspects to remain in custody

A Danish court has extended the detention of two Swedish citizens and a resident of Sweden - suspected of plotting a terrorist attack in Denmark.

The three were detained in December in Copenhagen, charged with planning to attack the offices of a newspaper which printed controversial cartoons of the prophet Mohammed. The men will next appear in court on February 24th.


The Swedish authorities have also extended the detention of a fourth man living in Sweden, who is suspected of involvement in the plot.

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