Brussels police detain five in raids linked to Paris attacks
Belgian soldiers patrol outside the European Council headquarters as police searched the area during a continued high level of security following the recent deadly Paris attacks, in Brussels, Belgium, November 23, 2015. REUTERS/Yve Herman

BRUSSELS: Belgian police detained a total of five people during house searches on Sunday and Monday in connection with the Paris militant shootings which killed 130 people in November, prosecutors said.

“A thorough analysis of phone records was the basis for this house search,” federal prosecutors said in a statement.

“No explosives or weapons were found.”

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