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Belgium: Brussels holds minute of silence in tribute to attack victims01:52

Belgium: Brussels holds minute of silence in tribute to attack victims

Belgium, Brussels
March 24, 2016 at 18:44 GMT -00:00 · Published

Hundreds of people gathered at Place de la Bourse in Brussels, Thursday, to hold a minute of silence and commemorate the victims of Tuesday's attacks which left 34 dead and more than 300 injured. Many of the attendees carried candles, flowers and messages of support to victims' families.

At least 34 people were killed and over 300 injured in bomb attacks carried out on Brussels international airport and the Maelbeek metro station. The attacks occurred just four days after Salah Abdeslam, a suspect in November's attacks in Paris, was captured by Belgian police in Brussels. The so-called Islamic State (IS; formerly ISIS, ISIL) has claimed responsibility for Tuesday's attacks.

Belgium: Brussels holds minute of silence in tribute to attack victims01:52
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Hundreds of people gathered at Place de la Bourse in Brussels, Thursday, to hold a minute of silence and commemorate the victims of Tuesday's attacks which left 34 dead and more than 300 injured. Many of the attendees carried candles, flowers and messages of support to victims' families.

At least 34 people were killed and over 300 injured in bomb attacks carried out on Brussels international airport and the Maelbeek metro station. The attacks occurred just four days after Salah Abdeslam, a suspect in November's attacks in Paris, was captured by Belgian police in Brussels. The so-called Islamic State (IS; formerly ISIS, ISIL) has claimed responsibility for Tuesday's attacks.

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