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'Shocked and saddened': Queen Elizabeth sends condolences to Belgian families

/ Source: TODAY

Queen Elizabeth expressed her condolences to those affected by the terrorist attacks in Brussels in a heartfelt statement posted to Facebook.

The post, which has nearly 26,000 likes and 1,700 shares was released by Buckingham Palace early Wednesday morning.

On Tuesday, 34 people were killed when bombs detonated in a Brussels airport and metro station. ISIS has since claimed responsibility for the attacks.

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Facebook users are thanking Queen Elizabeth for her support.

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