Merkel says Germany to help Belgium capture Brussels attackers

Reuters , Tuesday 22 Mar 2016

German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses the media during a statement on the attacks in Brussels at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, March 22, 2016 (Photo: AP)

Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday that Germany would work with Belgium to find and punish the perpetrators of bombing attacks in Brussels.

She added that the German cabinet would convene on Wednesday to discuss the implications for Germany of the attacks on Brussels airport and a metro train in the Belgian capital that killed at least 30 people.

"We will work in every way with ... the Belgian security services to find, identify and punish the perpetrators of today's crimes," Merkel said.

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