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The Great Mosque of Brussels was evacuated and 11 people decontaminated after the discovery of a suspicious package containing white powder, Nov. 26, 2015. (Photo by Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty)

Flour triggers anthrax scare at mosque

Envelopes containing white powder were sent to a Brussels mosque but emergency crews who rushed to the scene said the substance was just flour, officials told NBC News.The Belgian capital has been on lockdown after officials warned extremists may be planning a Paris-style attack.

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