Belgium, over 31 people have been killed and many seriously injured in attacks at Brussels international airport and a city metro station.
Around E.T.time 07:00 blasts in Zaventem airport killing 11 and injuring 81, not only major the aiport, but two more explosion struck at the Maelbeek metro station an hour later. Twenty people were killed, Brussels mayor Yvan Mayeur said to the sources.
Belgium has now raised its terrorism threat to its highest level.
The attacks come four days after Salah Abdeslam, the main fugitive in the Paris attacks, was seized in Brussels. Prime Minister Charles Michel called out for European’s protection and state the latest attacks Today is a day of tragedy, a black day… I would like to call on everyone to show calmness and solidarity.
European Council president Donald Tusk also spoke out live as it these attacks mark another low by the terrorists in the service of hatred and violence.
US President Barack Obama called the blasts “Outrageous attacks against innocent people”.
The airport and the entire public transport system in Brussels are closed. According to experts the metro blast occurred shortly after 08:00 GMT during the rush hour at Maelbeek station. Mr Mayeur said more than 100 people had been injured, 17 of them severely.
Very Sad #PrayforBelgium !!!