BUCHAREST, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Two Pakistani citizens suspected of plotting a terrorist attack in Romania during the winter holidays were declared personae non gratae, the Romanian Intelligence Service (SRI) announced here on Thursday.
SRI spokesperson Sorin Sava said Pakistani citizens Ramzan Muhammad and Adeel Muhammad were suspected to have provided aid for the terrorist operation. One of them had knowledge in manufacturing explosives.
According to the SRI, the two were linked to an extremist structure ideologically affiliated to al-Qaeda.
Following the sentence of the Court of Appeal, the two are held in public custody in order to be extradited from Romania.