29-01-2023 08:07 AM Jerusalem Timing

Deaths Reported in Police anti-Terror Raid in Belgium

Deaths Reported in Police anti-Terror Raid in Belgium

Belgian police launched an anti-terrorism operation in the eastern town of Verviers on Thursday, with reports saying there were three deaths.

PoliceBelgian police launched an anti-terrorism operation in the eastern town of Verviers on Thursday, with reports saying there were three deaths.

"An operation is under way," a source in the mayor's office told AFP without giving further details, while another official said separately that it was "terrorist-related".

Belgium's public broadcaster RTBF reported three deaths but there was no immediate confirmation.