Terror-hit metro station in Brussels re-opens

A Belgian soldier standing guard as a train arrives at the Maelbeek metro station in Brussels yesterday. It was the station's first day of operation since being closed following the terror attacks in the city on March 22. The station and the city's a
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A Belgian soldier standing guard as a train arrives at the Maelbeek metro station in Brussels yesterday. It was the station's first day of operation since being closed following the terror attacks in the city on March 22. The station and the city's airport were targeted by three suicide bombers from the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. A total of 32 people were killed.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 26, 2016, with the headline 'Terror-hit metro station in Brussels re-opens'. Print Edition | Subscribe