Belgian law enforcement agencies detained several people suspected of involvement in a criminal conspiracy, which was planned to disrupt new year celebrations a series of attacks.
About it writes on Tuesday, December 29, a website of news service CNN, citing a Federal Prosecutor of Belgium.
In a note it is reported that this criminal plan bears the traces of influence of the terrorist group «Islamic state», however, a direct link to Belgian terrorist Islamists have not yet been found.
At a search in houses of detainees were found promotional materials IG informed journalists the high-ranking employee of Department of fight against terror, whose name was not made public.
It is also known that these arrests, spent Sunday and Monday in Brussels, liège and Brabant, are not related to the November terrorist attacks in Paris, organizers of which lived in Belgium.
According to prosecutors, members of the conspiracy planned on the eve of the New year to attack «a number of objects in Brussels, have for the people of Europe the symbolic meaning. No other details are not yet available.