Terror Alerts Issued for New Year's Celebrations

December 31, 2015 5:19 AM

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Brussels' mayor has canceled the Belgian capital's annual New Year's Eve celebration because of a terror threat as several cities around the world ramped up security.

Speaking to Belgian broadcasters, Mayor Yvan Mayeur said that according to a crisis center analysis it would not be possible to screen the tens of thousands of people who were expected to turn out for fireworks and other festivities.

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