US embassy in Brussels evacuated after bomb hoax

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 22:19

Brussels: The US embassy in Brussels was evacuated due to a suspicious vehicle parked nearby, police said Wednesday.
According to Belgian news agency Belga, police cordoned off the area around the embassy and closed a number of roads, reported Xinhua.
Bomb disposal experts have been sent to check the vehicle, which carried gas bottles, police sources said.

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First Published: Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 22:19

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