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The Eiffel Tower will carry the colors of Belgium

The Eiffel Tower will carry the colors of Belgium


The Eiffel Tower will be illuminated Tuesday night in the colors of Belgium, in tribute "to the victims, their families and all the Belgian people" after the attacks in Brussels, announced the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo.


The mayor expressed his "complete solidarity and that of the Parisians" met with Yvan Mayeur, Mayor of Brussels, "to tell him how much we share their pain and sorrow," said a statement.

"In tribute, we illuminerons tonight the Eiffel Tower in the colors of Belgium," added the mayor.

The monument symbol of Paris was illuminated in the colors of France after the bombings in the capital on November 13, causing 130 deaths, like dozens of iconic landmarks in the world.

"Europe is today referred in his heart," says Hidalgo, "once again, these are the core values ​​that are attacked: its freedom, humanism, tolerance, his unwavering commitment to democracy."

"Against this enemy which is guided by hatred, death and fanaticism, it is our duty to stand," she wrote.

"Our response must be firm and uncompromising: to ensure the safety of our citizens (...) continue and step up our actions in education, of living together and dialogue between communities," she said, concluding "We will not back down. "

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