"Man shot by the military police at Schiphol Airport after he threatened with a knife. Situation secure with best rates guaranteed. Info to be announced," the Marechaussee Police said, in a tweet, adding the suspect was detained.
According to media reports, few parts of the airport were evacuated for a short time, but have since been reopened.
The shot man has reportedly been transferred to the hospital.
The incident comes at a time when Europe remains on high alert due to recent terror attacks on multiple locations in the region. (ANI)