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Tillerson to attend Nato summit he originally was to skip

2017-03-25 17:00

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will attend a major Nato foreign ministers meeting after all.

Antwerp driver 'had no history of radicalisation'

2017-03-23 21:02

A French source says a Tunisian resident in France who was arrested for driving a car into a crowd in Belgium had not been flagged as being radicalised.

EU's Brexit chief says UK 'must settle accounts'

2017-03-22 22:00

Britain must reach a deal on what it owes the EU and on the fate of European citizens post-Brexit before talks can start on a future trade deal, says Michel Barnier.

Belgium 'safer', returning fighters a threat - minister

2017-03-11 07:52

A year after the Brussels bombings, Belgium is more secure, but it faces the threat of battle-hardened jihadi fighters returning home as ISIS makes its last stand, Interior Minister Jan Jambon says.

EU court rules states not obliged to grant visas to refugees

2017-03-07 18:28

Europe's top court has ruled that European Union member states aren't obliged to grant humanitarian visas to people who want to enter their territory to apply for asylum.

Donors pledge nearly €190m for family planning

2017-03-03 08:01

Nations and philanthropists have pledged close to €190m for family planning at an international conference to help with family planning.

Le Pen loses EU immunity over ISIS atrocity tweets

2017-03-02 15:32

The European Parliament has lifted French far-right leader Marine Le Pen's immunity from prosecution over her tweeting of images of Islamic State atrocities.

One dead, 27 hurt in Belgium train derailment

2017-02-18 21:31

Belgium officials say one person has died and 27 have been injured after a train derailed shortly after leaving a station east of Brussels.

EU warns Britain, France over pollution

2017-02-15 22:16

The EU has ordered five member countries including Britain, France and Germany to tighten controls on smog-causing car pollution.

Belgium arrests 11 in anti-terror raids

2017-02-08 21:22

Belgian police arrested 11 people in anti-terrorism raids targeting jihadists who have returned from Syria.

 

Antwerp driver charged with attempted 'terrorist' murder

2017-03-24 18:02

A man has been charged with terror offences, including attempted murder, after he was arrested driving at high speed into a crowded shopping area in Antwerp.

Man arrested trying to drive into crowd in Belgium

2017-03-23 16:00

Belgian police have arrested a man after he tried to drive into a crowd at high-speed in a shopping area in the port city of Antwerp, a police chief says.

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Belgium charges woman over suspected terror plot

2017-03-09 22:21

A 24-year-old Belgian woman has been charged with terrorism offences on suspicion she helped people plotting an attack in Europe.

Belgium releases man who had gas canisters in van

2017-03-03 20:17

Belgian authorities have released a man who was stopped while speeding through the centre of Brussels with a van loaded with gas canisters.

Brussels quarter sealed after gas canisters found

2017-03-02 20:08

Police and soldiers have sealed off a part of central Brussels after stopping a car transporting gas canisters, says a police spokesperson.

Britain's Brexit bill to be 'very hefty': Juncker

2017-02-21 19:14

Britain will have to pay a "very hefty" bill to leave the European Union and negotiating a new relationship with the bloc will take years, says EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker.

EU: Migrant deaths in central Mediterranean rise

2017-02-16 06:12

The chief of the European border and coast guard agency says migrant deaths in the Mediterranean on the Libya to Italy route have increased to a record level.

US teen admits Brussels airport cyber attack

2017-02-09 17:03

Belgian investigators have traced a cyber attack targeting Brussels Airport hours after last year's suicide bombings to a teenager in the United States who had no terror links, prosecutors say.

Congolese pay last respects to opposition head in Brussels

2017-02-06 10:17

Thousands of members of the Congolese diaspora have gathered in Brussels to pay their last respects to their nation's opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi, who died in the Belgian capital last week.

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