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European Union summit building evacuated

13 October 2017, 08:15 | Glen Norman

AFP Getty Images Emergency services vehicles at the European Council building

Emergency services vehicles at the European Council building

EU's newest institutional diamond in Etterbeek, Brussels, has been evacuated due to noxious fumes in the kitchens on Friday.

The European Council building that will host EU leaders for a summit next week was evacuated after noxious fumes from the building's kitchen led to 15 people needing treatment, including five being hospitalized.

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The incident occurred at the Europa Building, which opened in January amid some controversy over its cost, just across from the European Commission headquarters.

Substances used in the building's canteen, and which were not immediately identified, caused the poisonings, whose symptoms are vomiting and tingling in the eyes, said Pierre Meys, spokesman of the Brussels Fire Service. "That caused fumes", he added.

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Officials said that firemen were called on Friday morning to the Europa building, which only opened at the end of a year ago, and that kitchen staff were receiving treatment.

As for next week's summit, the EU Council said in a statement that the summit on Brexit and the future of Europe will take place according to schedule.

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An alert sent to staff at 11:20 this morning said that "as a precaution, in light of the incident in kitchens, all staff and delegates from the Europa building are being evacuated".



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