Brussels suicide bombers identified as Ibrahim and Khaled Bakraoui

, 1:19 PM IST

The Brussels brutal attack by ISIS which claimed 34 lives carried out by two suicide bombers two brothers Khalid and Ibrahim El Bakraoui on Tuesday.

Early reports suggests that Khalid, under a false name, had rented the flat in the Forest borough of the Belgian capital where police killed a gunman in a raid last week, RTBF said.

Investigators found after that raid an Islamic State flag, an assault rifle, detonators and a fingerprint of Paris attacks prime suspect Salah Abdeslam, who was arrested three days later.

Both brothers have a criminal records, but have not been linked by the police to terrorism until now, RTBF said.