A girl carries pictures of 24-year-old Dane Louisa Vesterager Jespersen (left) and 28-year-old Norwegian Maren Ueland during a candlelight vigil outside the Danish embassy in Rabat, Morocco, on Saturday. Photo: AP

Morocco arrests ‘emir’ of group blamed for beheading Scandinavian hikers Louisa Vesterager Jespersen and Maren Ueland

  • Abdessamad Ejjoud, a 25-year-old street vendor, allegedly formed the terror cell blamed for killing Louisa Vesterager Jespersen and Maren Ueland
  • 18 people have now been arrested over the gruesome killings
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A girl carries pictures of 24-year-old Dane Louisa Vesterager Jespersen (left) and 28-year-old Norwegian Maren Ueland during a candlelight vigil outside the Danish embassy in Rabat, Morocco, on Saturday. Photo: AP
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