NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Belgians in Texas have cause for concern after the country has placed its capital of Brussels at the countries highest terror alert level.READ MORE: Suspect In Custody After Child Found Dead In Street In Dallas Neighborhood
“I’m sad. I fear for my little country. What do terrorists want there?” asked one Belgian living in Dallas. He didn’t want CBS11 to use his name out of fear.
People in Belgium are warned to avoid sporting events, airports and concerts.READ MORE: Police: Missing Tiger In Houston Found Safe, Healthy
The country sites a “serious and imminent threat that requires taking specific security measures as well as specific recommendations for the population.”
The increased alert comes one week after the terror attacks in Paris.
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