Brussels' International Airport

  • Police detain 31 people in Belgian diamond heist

    5/8/13 6:18 AM Comment

    Police carried out raids and detained 31 people in three countries in connection with a spectacular $50 million diamond heist pulled off with apparent clockwork precision at Brussels Airport, a Belgian prosecutor said Wednesday.

  • Diamond heist at Brussels airport

    2/20/13 3:57 PM Comment

    It sounds like a scene ripped straight from a Hollywood heist movie. Overnight, eight masked and armed men broke onto the tarmac at Brussels Airport, ambushing the Swiss passenger plane loaded with tens of millions of dollars in diamonds.