Defiant Belgian Citizens Take a Stand Against Terror With Inspirational Chalk Messages

Following a series of deadly terror attacks in Brussels Tuesday, defiant Belgian citizens left messages of hope and inspiration in chalk at a public square.

Two people write solidarity messages in chalk outside the stock exchange in Brussels on Tuesday, March 22, 2016. Explosions, at least one likely caused by a suicide bomber, rocked the Brussels airport and subway system Tuesday, prompting a lockdown of the Belgian capital and heightened security across Europe. At least 26 people were reported dead. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
Two people write solidarity messages in chalk outside the stock exchange in Brussels Tuesday. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

“People gathered at the Brussels stock exchange. Messages are written in the street,” Len Buggenhout tweeted in Dutch, according to the New York Times.

The citizens left condolences and prayer intentions for the city.

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