“The last few months, he started to become interested in religion. He used to go to a mosque in Ripoll. Maybe that’s where he was brainwashed.”
One might almost get the idea that this attack had something to do with Islam, if we didn’t have learned imams such as Pope Francis and H.R. McMaster to explain to us otherwise, and Soros-funded media outlets to go on a witchhunt against those who dare to notice an Islamic element to the jihadis’ motivations.
“Spain attack fugitive whereabouts unknown as Barcelona mourns,” by Daniel Bosque and Hui Min Neo, AFP, August 19, 2017:
…He said the youths used to frequent a Moroccan cafe near the first mosque where they would watch football matches but had stopped doing so more than a year ago.
In the Moroccan town of M’rirt, relatives of Abouyaaqoub also accused the imam of radicalising the young man, as well as his brother Houssein.
“Over the last two years, Younes and Houssein began to radicalise under the influence of this imam,” their grandfather told AFP.
– ‘Brainwashed’ –
Most of the suspects are children of Moroccan immigrants, including Ripoll-born Moussa Oukabir, 17, one of five suspects shot dead in Cambrils. His older brother Driss is among the four arrested.
In Morocco, their father Said broke down on hearing the news.
“I hope they will say he’s innocent… I don’t want to lose my two sons,” he told AFP.
A cousin said Moussa “loved playing football, having a good time, chatting up girls”.
“The last few months, he started to become interested in religion. He used to go to a mosque in Ripoll. Maybe that’s where he was brainwashed,” the cousin said.