Subscribe to Breaking News emails

You have successfully subscribed to the Breaking News email.

Subscribe today to be the first to to know about breaking news and special reports.

#JeSuisBruxelles: Tributes Around the World Show Solidarity With Brussels

 / Updated 
The Eiffel Tower is seen with the black, yellow and red colours of the Belgian flag in tribute to the victims of today's Brussels bomb attacks, in Paris, France, March 22, 2016. PHILIPPE WOJAZER / Reuters

Breaking News Emails

Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.

World monuments were bathed in the colors of the Belgian flag Tuesday evening in a show of solidarity following the terrorist attacks in Brussels.

Bombs exploded at the Brussels airport and one of the city's metro stations earlier in the day, killing at least 31 people and wounding dozens, as a European capital was again locked down amid heightened security threats. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attacks.

"What we feared has happened," Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel told reporters. "In this time of tragedy, this black moment for our country, I appeal to everyone to remain calm but also to show solidarity."

PHOTOS: Brussels Blasts Kill Dozens in Airport and Subway Attacks

 A Belgian flag is projected on the Trevi Fountain in Rome on Tuesday in tribute to the victims of the Brussels attacks. GABRIEL BOUYS / AFP - Getty Images
 The colors of the Belgian flag are projected on to the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. ODD ANDERSEN / AFP - Getty Images
 The spire of One World Trade Center in New York is lit in the colors of the Belgian flag in a show of support following the terrorist attacks in Brussels on March 22. TREVOR COLLENS / AFP - Getty Images
 The moon rises over the Empire State Building, darkened in a tribute to the victims of the attacks in Brussels, on March 22. Julio Cortez / AP
 People write messages on the ground at Place de la Bourse following attacks in Brussels on March 22. KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / AFP - Getty Images

Breaking News Emails

Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.

Breaking News Emails

Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.
MORE FROM news

Have feedback?

How likely are you to recommend nbcnews.com to a friend or colleague?

0 = Very unlikely
10 = Very likely
Please select answer

Is your feedback about:

Please select answer

Leave your email if you’d like us to respond. (Optional)

Please enter a valid email address

Thank you!

Your feedback has been sent out. Please enjoy more of our content.

We appreciate your help making nbcnews.com a better place.