Here's What We Know So Far About This Morning's Attacks in Brussels:
We will continue updating this post as we learn more. (Last updated: 12:03 p.m. EST)
- •The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attacks.
- •They were apparently coordinated terrorist explosions occurred in the Brussels airport and at a metro station, including at least one suicide attack.
- •The attacks occurred at around 8:00 a.m. Brussels time.
- •So far, more than 31 people have died -- 20 from the metro station attack, 11 from the airport explosions.
- •Brussels has been put on maximum terror alert and all of public transport throughout the city shut down.
- •Follow along with our liveblog for more updates: http://wapo.st/1MkpGCS