German police 311 AP.
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BRUSSELS — Ten suspects have been detained after an anti-terror sweep in Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany, federal prosecutors in Belgium said Tuesday.
In a statement, the prosecutors said that those targeted in the sweeps
were suspected of planning a possible attack in Belgium. Others were
suspected recruiters for an alleged Chechen terror organization.
German Reichstag closed over security concerns
were searched in the three nations on Tuesday morning, and 10 suspects
of Belgian, Dutch, Moroccan and Russian nationality were detained.
statement said that investigation had previously already led to arrests
in Spain, Morocco and Saudi Arabia.