In the night of Wednesday, July 5, in the Brussels commune Anderlecht were searched, during which police detained two suspects in connection with the so-called «riders-bombers» – a group of bikers, one of whose members was convicted of terrorism, reported the website of the TV channel RTBF.
During the searches, which took place in living rooms and garages, seized Kalashnikov assault rifles and ammunition.
It is not excluded that we are talking about guns, which is intended to be used by terrorists on March 22, 2016.
The attacks in Brussels. March 22, 2016
On the morning of 22 March in the departure hall at Brussels airport next to the check-in counters of American Airlines, stands near the «El al», shots were heard and then two explosions. Killed at least 11 people, about 100 injured.
Was carried out the evacuation of citizens and personnel. The airport building is cordoned off by police. The victims were taken to hospitals.
During the inspection of the scene, in the departure hall were found unexploded «explosives belt».
About an hour after the attack at the airport of Brussels, received the message on explosion on the metro station of Maalbeek in the Belgian capital. At least 20 people were killed and more than 130 injured.
The train was stopped. Passengers were evacuated.
Later I received several messages about the bombings that were either false, or it was about controlled explosions to destroy suspicious objects.
Terrorist group «Islamic state» has claimed responsibility for the attacks committed in Brussels.
An investigation into the circumstances of the attacks and the search for the organizers of the attacks involved all Belgian law enforcement agencies, responsible for the fight against terror, including the police, the state security service «Surete» and military intelligence.
The footage was determined the suspects in the terrorist attacks at the airport in Brussels. They were later arrested.
In total, the victims of the terrorist attacks in Brussels on 22 March, it was 31 people, 270 were injured.