Azerbaijani citizen at Brussels airport during explosion, foreign ministry says

An Azerbaijani citizen was at the Brussels international airport, where terrorist attacks occurred March 22, Hikmat Hajiyev, the Azerbaijani foreign ministry's spokesman, told Trend March 22.

Hajiyev said that the Azerbaijani citizen was not injured, adding that the embassy is in contact with this citizen.

"The Azerbaijani embassy in Belgium is working intensively," he said. "Azerbaijani citizens in need of consular assistance in connection with the recent events in Brussels may contact the embassy."

Several explosions were heard in Brussels March 22. At least 13 people have reportedly been killed and dozens injured after two explosions at Brussels' Zaventem Airport. Another blast at a subway station occurred in the suburb of Maelbeek. The explosions at Brussels' Zaventem Airport have been recognized as a terror attack.

Source: Trend

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