Attacker ‘wearing suicide vest’ shot at Brussels station

‘There was an explosion around a person,’ a police spokesman said. ‘That person was neutralised by the soldiers that were on the scene’, according to Metro. Soldiers saw wires protruding from the man’s clothes while he was acting strangely, and shot him,

Save the date: Ukraine to host Lviv IT Arena 2016

More than 2500 tech lovers from Ukraine and Eastern Europe will gather in Lviv for a major IT event, Lviv IT Arena 2016, to be held on September 30 – October 2 in Ukraine's western city, UA Today reports. In 2016,

Paris attacks suspect shot and arrested in Brussels

A suspect in the Paris attacks, Salah Abdeslam, has been shot and arrested in a police raid in the Molenbeek area of Brussels after a four-month international manhunt, the Guardian reports. “We got him,” the Belgian secretary of state for asylum and

Police hunting after gunfire in counter-terrorism raid in Brussels

Three officers were reportedly hurt, one of them seriously. Streets in the suburb of Forest have been sealed off, BBC reports. A BBC reporter at the scene says there has been more gunfire subsequently. The raid is linked to the Paris attacks

Brussels announced a third day of lockdown, the capital’s metro, universities and schools will be closed on Monday

Belgian armed police mounted raids across the country late on Sunday after the prime minister announced a third day of lockdown in the capital for fear a new, Paris-style mass attack may be imminent, Reuters reports. Police said they arrested at least 16