The attack on the military in the centre of Brussels qualify as a terrorist act

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Vitvitskiy in photosangelina police on scene at the Central station of Brussels. 20 Jun 2017The attack on the military in the centre of Brussels qualify as a terrorist act© RIA Novosti / Alexei Vitvitskiy the image Bank

Federal Prosecutor of Belgium has described the attack on a military patrol in the centre of Brussels as a terrorist attack, according to AFP.

The night before on the Boulevard Emile One armed with machetes the man was rushed to the soldiers, shouting «Allah Akbar». One soldier received a slight wound in the face, the other hand.

The patrol opened fire, then the assailant in a critical condition was taken to hospital where he died. His personality is already stopped is a 30-year-old native of Somalia. He acted alone and did not appear in the list of persons suspected of terrorist activities.

The authorities decided not to raise the terrorist threat level in Brussels – he left in the third, the penultimate level.

Other terrorist attacks in Belgium

In the country from March 2016 the effect of increasing the level of terrorist threat after the airport and the metro of Brussels, a series of attacks, which killed 23 people.

In the departures lounge itself has undermined two bombers: one between the uprights American Airlines and Brussels Airlines, the other — near the Starbucks. Then the explosion occurred at the station Malbec in the subway.

The attack occurred four days after the Brussels suburb of Molenbeek-Saint-Jean, was detained Salah of Saudi Arabia, who is considered the main organizer of terrorist attacks in Paris on 13 November 2015.

On 20 June 2017 at the Central station in the Belgian capital, an unidentified man shouted islamistsa slogans, staged the explosion, which resulted in a fire. Terrorist eliminated by the police.

The attack in Spain

Last week on the tourist strip Las Ramblas in Barcelona in a crowd of people entered the van. After a few hours in the Spanish city of Alicante, the car hit several people. As a result of two attacks killed 14 people, injured more than 130.

According to investigators, the group behind the attacks were 12 people. Four of them were arrested, six killed. Two more, including the main organizer of the terrorist attacks, the Imam of Abdelbaki es-Sati, died on the eve of the attacks in an explosion at a house in Alcanar, where terrorists were preparing a bomb.

Responsibility for the attack claimed by the group «Islamic state.»*

*Banned in Russia as a terrorist organization

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