Brussels stays on high warning as a vital military operation continues following a raid related to November’s Islamist attacks in Paris.
Up to dual suspects are suspicion to be on a run after military raided a prosaic in a suburb of Forest.
Four military officers were bleeding and a think armed with a Kalashnikov was shot passed outward a apartment, a Belgian prosecutor’s bureau said.
It also pronounced a review was expected to continue by a night.
The raid was related to last year’s Paris attacks in that 130 people died. Islamic State (IS) militants have claimed a attacks.
French military also took partial in Tuesday’s operation. One of a officers bleeding in a raid was a French policewoman, officials said.
The sovereign prosecutor’s bureau pronounced a military had left to hunt an unit in a southern suburb of Forest during about 15:00 (14:00GMT) internal time.
“During this operation, one or several people non-stop glow on a military as they came by a door,” it pronounced in a statement.
Three officers were harmed afterwards and a fourth in a after sell of gunfire, it said. All 4 suffered usually light wounds, officials say.
“A think armed with a Kalashnikov” was also killed during around 18:00 in a travel outward a flat, a prosecutors’ matter also said.
The passed think has not nonetheless been identified. However, a prosecutor’s orator had progressing done transparent it was not Salah Abdeslam – one of dual suspects still on a run after a 13 Nov attacks in Paris.
French military sources had pronounced progressing that he was not a aim of Tuesday’s raid.
The operation brought a area – tighten to railway lines used by high-speed trains to London and Paris – to a standstill.
Two internal schools and dual kindergartens were in lockdown for several hours before being evacuated by police.
While a operation during a prosaic has finished, a military source told a BBC that their hunt was widening – and could presumably engage a second location.
The prosecutor’s bureau pronounced a review is “actively continuing, day and night” though gave no other details.
Anna Holligan during a stage says a outrageous military participation remains, with heavily armed officers on a streets and helicopters hovering overhead.
She says it is still misleading how many, if any, suspects sojourn during large.
Since a 13 Nov attacks, officials have identified many of the people they trust to have carried out a assaults.
Most of a suspects possibly died during a attacks or were killed in after military raids.
In addition, 11 people have been arrested and charged in Belgium in tie with a killings. Another 8 are still in detention.
Parts of Brussels were hermetic off for days after a Paris electrocute amid fears of a vital incident. A array of suspected enemy lived in a Belgian capital.
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