Prosecutors: Several arrests made in connection with Brussels attacks

Several new arrests have been made in connection with the March 22 terrorist attacks in Brussels, Belgian prosecutors say in a statement.

"The federal prosecutor's office confirms that there have been several arrests during the course of the day in the framework of the attacks," it says.

"For the moment, it is impossible to give further comments."

Last update: Fri, 08/04/2016 - 18:08

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