A man has been shot in the centre of Brussels after attacking two soldiers with a machete. Police confirmed that the suspect was shot dead.
According to RTBF, the attacker was a Somali man about 30 years old, who shouted “Allahu Akbar” during his assault.
Pictures from the scene show the area cordoned off with police and emergency services in the street.
One witness, Ryan MacDonald, said he heard the sound of a gunshot.