Brussels Terrorism Attacks

Submitted by ub on Tue, 03/22/2016 - 14:22

More than 30 are dead and dozens injured following terrorist attacks at Brussels international airport and a metro train station.

Two explosions hit Zaventem airport with 11 people killed, then a second explosion struck Maelbeek metro station near EU headquarters, leaving about 20 people dead.

The Islamic State terror group was behind the attacks, according to statements issued on the Amaq agency.

Meanwile, social media users are sharing crying Tintin in Brussels aftermath

BBC News - Brussels attacks: Zaventem and Maelbeek bombs kill many

Belgium: Europe's front line in war on terror @CNNI

Islamic State claims Brussels attacks that kill at least 30