An Israeli border police spokesperson said the man was shot after trying to stab a soldier but could not confirm reports of a bomb belt
Reuters witnesses said the Palestinian held a knife and wore what looked like a bomb belt
Reuters witnesses said the Palestinian had a knife and wore what looked like a bomb belt
A second image was of a suicide bomb belt
with the word "Cardiff" added.
Summary: Brussels (Belgium) June 21 (ANI): A man with suicide bomb belt
was shot at the Brussels central station.
A second attacker, who failed to detonate a suicide bomb belt
, has been identified as Egyptian national Talha Hesham Abdo.
Ben Innes, 26, from Leeds, was widely criticised after being pictured grinning next to Seif Eddin Mustafa, who claimed to have smuggled a bomb belt
on board, forcing the plane to redirect to Cyprus.
Mustafa terrified passengers by wearing a fake suicide bomb belt
during a tense six-hour stand-off at Larnaca airport before he gave himself up and was arrested by armed police.
The hijacker had claimed to be wearing a bomb belt
but no explosives were discovered after he gave himself up at Larnaca airport and was arrested.
One photo shows him standing in the aisle, while the other showed him wearing what looked like a bomb belt
around his waist.
This is attested to by the discovery of three bags containing identical kits of firearms and ammunition, a bomb belt
, two AK-47 automatic rifles, magazines and hand grenades -- all intact and unused.
As the city went into lockdown: || | Local media reported that 20 people were killed following the blast at Maelbeek metro station, while 14 died in the airport suicide attack; | The number of people injured in both attacks was believed to be 198; | Two Kalashnikov rifles and an unexploded bomb belt
were found at the airport; | The Foreign Office said two British nationals are known to have been injured.