Detained in Belgium were charged with terrorism

The Prosecutor’s office of Belgium has charged the three arrested on Saturday men of charges related to terrorism, reports Reuters with reference to the statement of the Ministry.

27-year-old said S., a 40-year-old Mustafa B. and 29-year-old Jawad B. are accused of involvement in the activities of a terrorist group and attempted murder as a terrorist attack. They are all Belgians, in addition, detainees have been associated with the brothers of al-Basrawi and Najim Laarabi who committed the attacks in Brussels, said RTBF. Men placed under arrest. Nine people, who had earlier detained by Belgian security forces, were released after questioning.

Observation of the defendants in the case, the detention of which was announced on Saturday morning, lasted for several days. The RAID was in 16 communes of Brussels and in Wallonia and Flanders. Police conducted dozens of searches, but found no weapons or explosives.

A series of terrorist attacks in Brussels occurred on March 22. Explosions have thundered at the airport of Zaventem and at the metro station “Maelbeek”, located near the European institutions, they killed over 30 people. Responsibility for the attacks was taken by the banned in Russia “Islamic state”.