Man Held at Amsterdam Airport After Bomb Threat, Departure Hall Reopens

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) -
Main entrance of amsterdam airport schiphol. (123rf)

A departure hall at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport was briefly cleared on Monday after a man claimed to have a bomb, national police said in a statement.

Police said the man had been arrested and departure hall 3 had been cleared as a “precautionary measure”.

The statement said normal operations at the airport were now resuming.