BELGRADE – Daesh terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the Brussels terrorist attacks.

Islamic jihadists have claimed responsibility for the deadly Brussels attack. Scores of people were killed and many others were injured when explosions shook Zaventem airport and the Maalbeek metro station in Brussels.

The French prime minister has declared that Europe is currently in a state of war.

France has mobilized additional 1600 police officers, gendarmes to ensure security following the Brussels attacks.

A total of 400 additional police officers will boost security in the greater Paris area, and military patrols will be refocused on public transport sites.

Earlier France has closed its border with Belgium.