Brussels Now On Maximum Terror Alert

Belgium capital on guard for terrorism.

“The metro system in Brussels was shut down as Belgium placed the capital on maximum alert early Saturday and warned people to avoid crowds citing a “serious and imminent” threat of attack.

The move comes after European countries agreed Friday to new steps aimed at securing Europe’s frontiers, as further evidence emerged that extremists in last week’s terrorist attacks in Paris were using the region’s porous borders to slip between the continent and the battlefields of the Middle East.” [READ MORE]