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20 Nov 2018 | 09:22 AM UTC

Belgium: Knife attack in Brussels November 20

Belgium News Alert

Policeman injured in knife attack in Brussels on November 20; attacker arrested

TIMEFRAME expected from 11/20/2018, 12:00 AM until 11/21/2018, 11:59 PM (Europe/Brussels). COUNTRY/REGION Brussels

Event

A policeman was attacked and wounded by a knife-wielding man in front of the central police station in Brussels on the early morning of Tuesday, November 20 (local time). No other casualties were reported and the assailant has been apprehended. An investigation is underway to determine the motive behind the attack. Residual traffic disruptions are possible in the area. 

Advice

Individuals in Brussels are advised to report any suspicious activities and adhere to any instructions issued by the local authorities.

 

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