Dozen of victims reported after twin explosions at Brussels Airport
At least 11 people were killed and several others were injured in two explosions near the American Airlines check-in area of the departure terminal at Brussels Airport before 08:00 local time (07:00 GMT); unconfirmed reports indicated that gunshots were fired shortly before the explosions.
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Summary: Twin explosions reported at Brussels Airport - Update
At least two explosions were reported in the check-in area of the departure terminal of Brussels Airport, which was immediately placed on lockdown, before 08:00 local time (07:00 GMT). There were no immediate reports of casualties but unconfirmed reports indicated an unspecified number of casualties; the cause of the explosions remain unclear.
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