10 people detained in Brazil under suspicion of preparing terrorist acts at the upcoming Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Another two are on the wanted list. This was announced by the country’s Minister of Justice. According to him, all the arrested are Brazilians and they are not related to the ISIS.
According to the police, they are amateurs, but they were trying to contact the local Islamists. The Brazilian Government will have an emergency meeting on the issue.
Olympic Games in Rio will be running from 5 to 21 August. 80 thousand policemen will secure public order.