Parliament building evacuated in Brussels after bomb threat (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

The Belgian Federal Parliament building in Brussels is being evacuated due to a bomb alert, the Belgian media are reporting.

A large number of police officers have arrived at the scene, the Belgian broadcaster RTBF is stating, while also adding that there are still people inside the building.

Parliament officials confirmed that an evacuation had taken place, according to the La Libre newspaper.

Evacuation du Parlement

Posted by Jean-Marc Nollet on Wednesday, September 23, 2015