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Tuesday 20th March 2018

Seven People Arrested After a Foiled Terrorist Attack in the Netherlands

Counterterrorism & Security

7Dnews London

Thu, 27 Sep 2018 22:29 GMT

Police have arrested seven men suspected of plotting a "major terrorist attack" using explosive belts and Kalashnikov rifles, the Dutch prosecutor's office said on Thursday, reports AFP.

"Police arrested seven men on Thursday suspected of being in a very advanced stage in preparing for a major terrorist attack in the Netherlands," the prosecutor's office said in a statement. Pointing out that suspected plotters wanted to "kill many victims." 


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