In Belgium, 5 more people detained in Paris attacks probe

FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015 file photo, the Abdeslam name is shown on the doorbell on the house of the family of militants Brahim and Salah Abdeslam in Molenbeek, Belgium. Molenbeek was home to a core of the participants in the Paris attacks; its reported architect Abdelhamid Abaaoud and brothers Brahim and Salah Abdeslam. Moreover, those involved in at least two previous attacks, the foiled shooting on a French train and an attack on the Jewish Museum in Brussels all had links to Molenbeek. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo, File)

BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgian authorities have detained 5 people, including two brothers, after two days of raids related to Paris attacks.

The federal prosecutor’s office said two people were detained following a house search Monday in the Laeken district of Brussels. On Sunday evening, another Brussels house was searched on orders from an investigating judge specializing in terrorism. Two brothers found there were taken in for questioning, as well as a friend.

The prosecutor’s office said an analysis of phone records led to Sunday’s search. Authorities said they found no weapons or explosives at either residence, and did not identify those detained.

The investigating judge will decide later on whether to keep the five in custody.

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the Nov. 13 Paris attacks, which left 130 people dead.

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