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    Update: second blast confirmed at Metro station. 34 confirmed dead, probably over 100 injured

    RIP to all the victims

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35869254
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    BBC (and apparent Belgium media) are reporting 1 death
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    (Original post by Farm_Ecology)
    BBC (and apparent Belgium media) are reporting 1 death
    RIP
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    What was the cause?
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    (Original post by queen-bee)
    What was the cause?
    Not known. Apparently it was by the American Airlines desk.


    All things considering, my bet is on a deliberate attack, but we dont really know enough at the moment.
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    Just seen the news on BBC, they're reporting it was near the American Airlines but needs to be confirmed.
    Several have died.
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    (Original post by queen-bee)
    What was the cause?
    Sky says terrorist action, shots fired, shouts in Arabic, then an explosion.
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    I've seen reports suggesting 11 deaths. Sky News just reported that 'Arabic shouting' and gunshots were heard before the explosion. I'd bet my life on it that this is another Islamic terror attack.
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    (Original post by queen-bee)
    What was the cause?
    Probably bc of Saleh abdesalam being captured
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    Reuters / Euronews: two explosions inside terminal.
    http://www.euronews.com/2016/03/22/e...jured-reuters/
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    (Original post by NickLCFC)
    I've seen reports suggesting 11 deaths. Sky News just reported that 'Arabic shouting' and gunshots were heard before the explosion. I'd bet my life on it that this is another Islamic terror attack.
    It seems Sky has the most information at the moment
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    (Original post by The_Last_Melon)
    Nothing in the news shocks me anymore. I just find it entertaining, kind of like a modern Game of Thrones.
    You wouldn't if you were there, you'd find it bloody terrifying.
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    (Original post by NickLCFC)
    I've seen reports suggesting 11 deaths. Sky News just reported that 'Arabic shouting' and gunshots were heard before the explosion. I'd bet my life on it that this is another Islamic terror attack.
    Agreed they caught that isis guy a few days ago
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    (Original post by Farm_Ecology)
    It seems Sky has the most information at the moment
    Yes, the BBC haven't given much information!
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    (Original post by NickLCFC)
    I've seen reports suggesting 11 deaths. Sky News just reported that 'Arabic shouting' and gunshots were heard before the explosion. I'd bet my life on it that this is another Islamic terror attack.
    I'm gonna watch aljazeera Arabic and see what they say about the perpetrators

    But American Airlines? Why would they only specifically target them?
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    (Original post by Fullofsurprises)
    You wouldn't if you were there, you'd find it bloody terrifying.
    You've never met me. Danger excites me. It is why I spend my time posting on forums.
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    (Original post by MACmakeupgirl)
    Probably bc of Saleh abdesalam being captured
    So you think so? I'm not sure and I doubt it's connected.
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    (Original post by queen-bee)
    But American Airlines? Why would they only specifically target them?
    As a symbolic attack on america possibly. Or it could not have been AA specifically.
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    (Original post by Fullofsurprises)
    Sky says terrorist action, shots fired, shouts in Arabic, then an explosion.
    Was it a lone wolf attack?
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    HLN (large news outlet in Brussels) have more pictures.
    http://www.hln.be/

    HLN live feed/
    http://www.hln.be/hln/nl/36484/Bomaa...-Airport.dhtml
 
 
 
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