Man held after Norway attacks right-wing extremist: report

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Posted: Jul 22, 2011 7:19 PM
Man held after Norway attacks right-wing extremist: report

OSLO (Reuters) - The Norwegian man detained after twin attacks in Norway on Friday that killed at least 17 people has links to right-wing extremism, independent Norwegian television TV2 reported on Saturday, without disclosing its sources.

Police were searching a flat in west Oslo where the man lived, TV2 said.

(Reporting by Oslo newsroom, editing by Tim Pearce)