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Danes arrest 2 with alleged al-Qaeda links

Counterterrorism Detention

Event Details
Primary OrganizationAl-Qaeda
Location of CaptureCopenhagen, Denmark
Time of Capture Sept. 4, 2007
Narrative and Notes
ReliableThe suspects were identified as a Pakistani taxi driver adn an Afghan. Six others, including Somalis and Turks, were also arrested then released.

Police said they found stored explosives in an apartment building allegedly related to a plot.1
1Hajjaj, Helen and Rotella, Sebastian. "Danes arrest suspected militants." The Baltimore Sun: Sept 5, 2007.
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