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Brussels Becomes a Ghost Town as Terror Keeps People Inside

  • Brussels capital in lockdown on fears of Paris-style attack
  • Closures extended into Monday as cafes tell of lost profits
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Terror Fears Lockdown Brussels for Third Day

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Steven Devisscher’s bar in downtown Brussels normally teems with more than 200 customers quaffing specialty Belgian beers on a Saturday night. Not this weekend.

After a government warning of an “imminent” Paris-style terrorist attack, his doors were locked and his lights off.