Dutch “large event” terror attack foiled by police

  • Terror plot by alleged Jihadist foiled by police in Rotterdam
  • 7 suspects arrested
  • Suspects were aged 21-34 and of Iraqi descent
  • Suspected of plotting to carry out a major terrorist attack at a public event
  • Weapons collected include explosive belts, an AK-47 assault rifle, hand grenades and bomb materials
  • The alleged motivation for the planned attack is the conflict between European groups and Islamist groups