The officials have already arrested one man. See what spawned this sudden evacuation.
Amsterdam airport has been evacuated as an armed police and a bomb squad patrolled the terminal after officials reported a ‘suspicious situation’.
One man has been arrested by military police on the plaza outside the main entrance to the airport following the warning and his bags are being searched by bomb disposal experts.
Heavily armed Dutch special military police, wearing balaclavas, were seen guarding the airport, which has been on high alert since the March 22 attacks in Brussels.
Police have evacuated part of the airport plaza and the adjacent Sheraton Hotel and arrested one person amid a suspicious situation,’ spokeswoman Danielle Timmer told agencies, adding she had no further information.