Belgian authorities revealed the circumstances of the terrorist attack in Brussels

The explosion, which occurred the evening of June 20 at the Central station of Brussels was less than planned a suicide bomber. About this on air of the TV channel VTM reported the interior Minister of Belgium Jan Jambon, reports TASS.

According to him, the bomb exploded not, as suggested by the attacker.

Jambon also said that the identity of the perpetrator of the terrorist act installed. The Minister said that the suicide bomber was known to the police. His name, the official did not disclose.

The explosion at the Central station of Brussels, occurred around 20:30 local time on 20 June. The bomb was powered by a man who had previously shouted “Allah Akbar”. The power of the explosion was so slight that no one except the attacker was killed or injured. Nevertheless, the authorities acknowledged the incident a terrorist attack.