Thursday 04 June 2020

Special Norwegian police team joins hunt for missing Dutchman

Norwegian detectives have launched a major hunt for a Dutch cyber security expert who went missing in Norway two weeks ago.

The hunt for Arjen Kamphuis, 47, has been joined by a police team known as Kripos, who specialise in organised crime and disappearances, Norwegian police said in a press release.

Kamphuis was last seen in the northern town of Bodo on August 20 and should have returned to the Netherlands on August 22 but he never arrived.

According to Dutch media he is an expert in cyber security who advises governments, journalists and human rights experts. He is also an associate of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.

 

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