Belgian anti-terror police ‘arrest two men planning to blow themselves up during Euro 2016 game against Hungary’
Belgium are playing Hungary tomorrow night in Euro 2016 tournamentThe game will be shown on large screens in the centre of BrusselsLast week 12 were arrested during a similar scare ahead of Ireland game
PUBLISHED: 13:31 GMT, 25 June 2016 | UPDATED: 14:48 GMT, 25 June 2016
Belgian police detained two men for questioning after fresh anti-terror raids overnight amid reports of a planned suicide attack on a Euro 2016 fanzone.
The RTL news agency said a man detained in the town of Verviers was planning an attack on fans watching Belgium’s next Euro 2016 game against Hungary tomorrow.
Eric Van der Sypt, a spokesman for the federal prosecutor’s office, said: ‘One man was arrested in Verviers and another man in Tournai’ but no weapons or explosives were found.