Somalis held in Rotterdam on suspicion of terror links
Twelve Somalis have been arrested in the Netherlands on suspicion of involvement in terrorism.
The men were arrested in the port city of Rotterdam, and were thought to be planning an attack within the Netherlands, Dutch prosecutors said.
In a statement, prosecutors said the 12 were aged between 19 and 48.
A shop and four houses were searched in Rotterdam and two hotel rooms in a southern town, prosecutors said. No weapons or explosives were found.
Six of the men arrested lived in Rotterdam, five had no known address and one was a Danish resident, the prosecutors' statement said.