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Belgian transport minister quits over airport security lapses

Apr 15, 2016 - 8:25 PM

Jacqueline Galant is under fire for supposedly not paying attention to EU reports on the poor security of Belgium s airports

epa05259857 (FILE) A file picture dated 10 November 2015 shows Belgian Transport Minister Jacqueline Galant at a hearing by the Belgian Parliament in Brussels, Belgium. According to news reports on 15 April 2016, Galant has resigned over a report on airport security. Terror attacks on 22 March killed at least 31 people and injured hundreds when bombs exploded at the departures hall of the Brussels airport Zaventem and at Metro stations in downtown Brussels. Militants of the so-called Islamic State (IS) have claimed responsibility for the attacks. EPA/LAURENT DUBRULE