Dutch 'discussed' terror brothers with Belgium before blasts

This combination of pictures obtained via Interpol on March 23, 2016 shows Khalid (L) and Ibrahim (R) El Bakraoui, the two Belgian brothers identified as the suicide bombers who struck BrusselsThe Netherlands had notified Belgium about the criminal backgrounds of suicide bombers Ibrahim El Bakraoui and his brother Khalid five days before the Brussels blasts, the Dutch justice minister revealed Tuesday. The following day “the issue came up during bilateral contact between the Dutch and Belgian police,” said Van der Steur.

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