Tag: Belgium

Brussels Terror Attacks Underscore Insanity of EU Migration Policy

Many important details of the deadly terrorist attacks on airport and metro facilities in Brussels, Belgium, this morning are still unknown, but official reports are listing at least 34 dead, and more likely to die among the scores seriously injured. The terrorist group Islamic State (also referred to as ISIS or ISIL) has reportedly claimed […]

Brussels Airport explosions leave many dead and second ‘attack’ hits Metro station

Cowering under desks and running for their lives, this is the terrifying moment passengers were caught up in a suicide bomb attack at Brussels Airport today in a series of blasts that have killed at least 34 people across the city.   Witnesses described apocalyptic scenes with blood and ‘dismembered bodies everywhere’ after two blasts […]

EXPLOSIONS ROCK BRUSSELS AIRPORT, SUBWAY; 31 REPORTED DEAD

BRUSSELS (AP) — Bombs struck the Brussels airport and one of the city’s metro stations Tuesday, killing at least 31 people and wounding dozens, as a European capital was again locked down amid heightened security threats.   The two airport blasts, at least one of which was blamed on a suicide bomber, left behind a […]

Deadly Attacks Hit Brussels Airport And Metro

At least 14 people died and 92 were wounded in the twin blasts, and some 20 people were killed and 106 injured – 10 critically – in the metro explosion.   Belgium’s federal prosecutor said all three explosions were “terrorist attacks”.   “There were two explosions in the departure area, one probably caused by a […]

Chaos Erupts As Two Explosions Rock Brussels Airport

Deadly terror attacks rocked Brussels’ biggest airport and a subway in the city center, killing at least 31 people and injuring many more. In the immediate aftermath of the blasts as panic spread across Europe, ISIS loyalists took to social media to celebrate and threaten more violence, Vocativ discovered.   “With the permission of God, […]

Trump calls for tough U.S. border security after Brussels attacks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump called again for tougher U.S. border security following Tuesday’s deadly attacks on the Brussels airport, saying “we have to be very vigilant and careful about who we allow into our country.”   Trump’s comments, in an interview on NBC’s “Today” program, came a day after he expressed […]

Brussels explosions: Airline and tourism stocks plunge as ‘terror blasts’ hit Belgium capital

Tourism stocks have plunged further after several explosions hit Brussels in what are suspected to be terror attacks.   On the FTSE 100, airlines EasyJet and Ryanair were both down by more than 4%. British Airways owner International Airlines Group plummeted by almost 5% on Tuesday morning (22 March 2016). Air France KLM dropped 4.6% […]

Armed police arrest two men in hunt for Brussels terrorists

These are the three men police suspect carried out the bombing at Brussels airport – and one is still on the run, it was claimed today.   The trio were apparently captured on CCTV in the minutes before 14 people died and dozens more were maimed in the check-in area.   Belgian media said the […]

Video: Obama spends 51 seconds on Brussels before going back to Cuba speech

President Obama spent exactly 51 seconds discussing Tuesday’s terror attacks in Brussels before pivoting back to his prepared remarks in Cuba.   Obama asked the Havana audience to “please indulge me” before committing that the U.S. “will do whatever is necessary” to support the people of Belgium.   “The thoughts and prayers of the American […]