Belgian TV reports three dead in anti-terrorism raid

Belgian public television channel RTBF said on its website that it had reports of three people being killed during a police counter-terrorism raid in Verviers in the east of the country.

Reuters| Last Updated: Jan 16, 2015, 00:26 AM IST

Brussels: Belgian public television channel RTBF said on its website that it had reports of three people being killed during a police counter-terrorism raid in Verviers in the east of the country.

The Belga news agency quoted federal prosecutors saying there had been a police operation near the centre of the town but did not confirm there had been casualties. Belga said there were several casualties and said police activity was continuing.