sweep in the united arab Emirates : Friday, June 5, security forces in Dubai have announced the arrest of a "dangerous" gang leader on international wanted by Interpol for murder. The Dane of moroccan origin, Amir Faten Mekki was arrested Wednesday in his residence in a district of Dubai, said a press release from the security services of the emirate.
" This is one of the leaders of international gangs the most dangerous involved in crimes multiple, such as assassinations, drug trafficking, and money laundering ", according to the text. The suspect "is on the list of Interpol's wanted persons for murder" and went to Dubai by using " multiple passports ", he continued. He is currently being interrogated before his transfer to the competent authorities.
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Amir Faten Mekki is, according to the same source, related to one of the wanted criminals of the netherlands, Ridouan Taghi, born in Morocco and who was arrested in December 2019 to Dubai before being delivered to the netherlands. According to Swedish media, the Danish is a member of the criminal milieu in the Swedish city of Malmö (South). He is wanted by the Spanish police for two contracts of assassination, and several explosions in Spain, according to the Swedish newspaper Kvällsposten.