Brussels police identified a third terrorist responsible for March 22 terror attacks at Brussels’ airport. The man is still at large, reports Deutsche Welle.
According to Belgian police, Najim Laachraoui, 25, was put on the wanted list as early as March 21. Police recovered traces of his DNA in an apartment used by Islamists responsible for November 13, 2015 bombings in Paris, reports Belgian newspaper DH.
Two explosions were reported to have occurred at Brussels’ Zaventem airport at 8 a.m. local time on March 22.
Two more explosions were reported at Brussels' two subway stations, not far from a neighborhood where emigrants reside.
The Belgian government has officially recognized the attacks, which left 34 people killed and 200 injured, acts of terrorism.
It was reported earlier that Belgian police identified terrorists responsible for a terror attack at Brussels airport as Khalim and Ibrahim el Bakraui brothers, both Belgian nationals.