Portion of Amsterdam Schiphol airport was evacuated and blocked by heavy armed military police due to a suspicious package. Several people were arrested. Spokesman says Sheraton Hotel adjacent to Amsterdam airport also evacuated due to ‘suspicious situation’.
Some sort of Security threat is going on At Amsterdam Schiphol airport now… pic.twitter.com/aG3lpj2wa0
— Tony Fonderson (@TonyFonderson) 12 avril 2016
UPDATE A robot of bomb squad is deployed to inspect a suspicious bag.
Robot inspecting red bag in front of Sheraton @Schiphol . pic.twitter.com/cI1pG9xHzp
— JKelly (@MiAruba) 12 avril 2016
UPDATE Police helicopter is circling around Schiphol according to journalist of AT5.
UPDATE Aircraft still landing at Amsterdam #Schipol.
UPDATE A 2nd and 3rd persons are arrested near the enterance of the parking area.