diamantesIn Brussels, police said thieves escaped with diamonds worth at least $ 50 million.

Thieves carried out a daring robbery at Brussels airport.

According to reports, a group of masked gunmen entered the airport breaking a security fence, then drove in their cars to the track, and the thieves took the diamonds that were in a van security waiting to load up on a plane that would travel to Switzerland.

Authorities say the robbers carried out the robbery in minutes, without firing a shot.

A spokeswoman for the World Diamond Center in Antwerp confirmed the value of diamonds lost and told the AFP news agency that is one of the largest diamond thefts of all time.