double bomb explosion in Brussels, Belgium.
In the National Airport entrance hall an estimated 13 people were
killed by a big explosion; around the same time another bomb exploded in
Metro station 'Maalbeek,' close to the financial district, killing an
estimated 10 persons.
Note: story updates bump this figure ot at least 34 deaths.
Shots were fired and Arabic shouted before the blasts,
suggesting a terrorist attack.
Video and images on social media showed smoke rising from an airport
building and shattered
Confused and shocked passengers fled the
terminal to safety as they were evacuated by armed police.
showed rubbish littered across the floor.
All traffic from and to the
airport has been suspended.
The airport is monitoring the situation
closely and will deliver further announcements in Twitter.