HAZMAT crews swooped on the European Fee headquarters after an envelope stuffed with suspicious white powder was discovered close to the President’s workplace.
Emergency companies have been known as to the thirteenth flooring of the constructing in Brussels, on Friday morning after the envelope was positioned.
Whereas at first the incident was mistaken for a fireplace, the Brussels Fireplace Brigade confirmed to the Brussels Instances it was truly a suspicious envelope containing white powder.
Fireplace Brigade spokesperson Walter Derieuw, advised the outlet one particular person got here into contact with the powder and to this point has not offered any medical signs.
The outlet experiences the scenario is now “underneath management,” and the constructing just isn’t being evacuated.
Civil Safety is on the scene and is about to analyse the powder.