Friday 12 August 2016 | 4:12 PM Damascus Local Time
  • Belgium: 3 Detained During Anti-Terror Raids In Brussels


    Agencies (Qasioun) – Belgian federal prosecutors said in a statement released on Friday that the authorities have detained 3 people during house raids in Brussels as part of an anti-terrorism investigation.


    The statement said “Eight house searches were conducted last night by the federal judicial police of Brussels ... at the demand of an investigating judge specialised in terrorism”


    The statement added that no weapons or explosives were found, without elaborating further on the details of the case.


    A judge will decide whether those arrested will be charged.


    Source: Associated Press