mustn't let terrorism win" Burnham MEP speak outs after attack
mustn't let terrorism win"- those were the words of Burnham-On-Sea's
Member of the European Parliament on Tuesday after explosions
in Belgium's capital Brussels killed over 30 people.
number of the South Wests MEPs were in the Belgian capital
Brussels yesterday morning when explosions ripped through its
airport and a metro station close to the EU buildings.
least 34 people were killed and 170 injured after co-ordinated
bomb attacks brought terror to Brussels.
MEP Julie Girling, pictured, took to Twitter to reassure
followers that she and her team were fine. She tweeted: "Lots
of calls asking if I'm OK. Yes thanks and all my staff. We mustn't
let terrorism win."
of the region's MEPs, Ashley Fox, added: "I am deeply shocked
by the atrocities. This is the second time that Brussels has been
hit by mindless violence which has killed and injured many people."
should be resolute in our defence of democracy and should not
allow these terrorists to change the way we live our lives. My
thoughts are with those families that have lost loved ones."