Belgium detains three men with links to radical groups: prosecutors

January 27, 2015 9:03 AM

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BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgian police have detained three men in the western Belgian town of Kortrijk with links to "radicalized groups" and found weapons while searching their homes, prosecutors said on Tuesday.

Earlier this month police killed two gunmen in Verviers in eastern Belgium during one of several raids against an Islamist group which officials said was about to launch attacks against police.

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