The suspects had planned to commit a terrorist attack using suicide bombers.
The Dutch police arrested 7 people on suspicion of organizing a large-scale attack.
The Prosecutor said that the police arrested the men in the cities of Arnhem (about 100 kilometers South of Amsterdam) and Weert (southern Netherlands near the borders of Germany and Belgium).
The exploration of the country found out that the suspects were planning to commit a terrorist attack using suicide bombers armed with automatic weapons and blow up in a different place the car.
The leader of the group believe 34-year-old resident of Arnhem Iraqi origin.
In 2017 he was tried for attempting to join a terrorist group “Islamic state”.
The age of the other suspects ranged from 21 to 34 years.
It is noted that detainees were trying to get the AK-47 assault rifles, pistols, grenades and components for bombs. In addition, they sought to learn how to use these weapons.
The prosecutors said that this month they accelerated the investigation due to the activation of preparation the suspects themselves.
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