Head of Turkish Federation of Belgium says suspicious package destroyed by police
According to Rapporteur Report From , AA , Link , Police in the Belgian capital Brussels destroyed a bomb in front of a Turkish community center on Friday.
Omer Zararsiz, the head of Turkish Federation of Belgium said that a suspicious package was found in front of the building in the afternoon.
He said a federation member noticed the package and police was alerted.
Denis Goeman, spokesman for Brussels prosecution office, confirmed that there was an explosive -- a gas tube and an ignition system -- in the package.
Belgium is on alert since suicide attacks were carried out in March at Zaventem Airport and the Maelbeek subway station in Brussels, killing 32 people.