Norway Announces 3 Arrests in Terrorist Plot

Police officials in Norway said Thursday that they had arrested three men suspected of having links to Al Qaeda in a terrorism conspiracy tied to plots in the United States and Britain.

A police official said the arrests took place on Thursday, with the men suspected of planning to use bombs containing peroxide that were both powerful and easily transported. A statement from the office of Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg said prosecutors were still investigating the case against the three detainees and “the question of guilt has not yet been decided.”

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Source: New York Times

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