Monuments around world light up in solidarity with Brussels

Some of the best-known monuments in Europe and elsewhere have been illuminated with Belgium's national colors in a show of solidarity after the attacks in Brussels.

At nightfall Tuesday, the Eiffel Tower in Paris lighted up in the black, yellow and red colors of the Belgian flag.

Berlin's landmark Brandenburg Gate, which after the November attacks in Paris was illuminated with the French colors of red, white and blue, also was lighted up in Belgian colors. A few blocks away, some people laid flowers and lighted candles outside the Belgian Embassy.

And in Italy, Rome's Trevi Fountain joined in the show of Belgium's colors.

San Francisco City Hall

(John G. Mabanglo / European Pressphoto Agency)

One World Trade Center

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The Blue Bridge in Grand Rapids, Mich.

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The monument 'La Minerva' in Guadalajara, Mexico

(Ulises Ruiz Basurto / European Pressphoto Agency)

Eiffel Tower, Paris

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Trevi Fountain in Rome

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Brandenburg Gate, Berlin

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Royal Palace at Dam Square in Amsterdam

(Evert Elzinga / AFP)

The Burj Khalifa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

(Ali Haider / European Pressphoto Agency)

Nagyerdei Stadium in Debrecen, Hungary

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Capitoline Hill in Rome

(Guiseppe Lami / European Pressphoto Agency)

European Union Commission building in Brussels

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Town council building in Belgrade, Serbia

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The court of Lyon in Lyon, France

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Palace of Culture in Warsaw

(Czarek Sokolowski / Associated Press)