Belgian group linked to Islamic State in Syria: prosecutor
A Belgian group suspected of recruiting European jihadist fighters to travel to Syria is linked to the Islamic State militant organisation, prosecutors said Monday.Forty-six...
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:00:20 +0200)
US praises Britain, Belgium and Denmark for agreeing to fight IS
The White House on Friday praised allies Britain, Denmark and Belgium for joining the military coalition battling the Islamic State (IS) group in Iraq. "We certainly welcome...
(Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:00:20 +0200)
Belgium votes to join air strikes against Islamic State
Belgium's parliament overwhelmingly approved plans on Friday to send six F-16 fighter jets to join the US-led coalition against the Islamic State militant group.After the...
(Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:00:17 +0200)
Belgium to offer fighter jets for Islamic State strikes
Belgium plans to send six F-16 fighter jets to join the US-led coalition against the Islamic State militant group but will limit their use to Iraq, the government said.The...
(Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:00:20 +0200)
Jihadist says Foley, Cantlie converted to Islam in captivity: report
Western journalists James Foley and John Cantlie converted to Islam while being held hostage in Syria, a Belgian newspaper quoted a jihadist suspect as saying Wednesday, adding that...
(Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:00:22 +0200)
After 13 years, Belgian 9/11 victim identified
More than 13 years after the September 11 attacks in New York City, one Belgian victim has finally been identified.The New York medical examiner identified the man as Patrice...
(Wed, 24 Sep 2014 00:00:16 +0200)
Belgian beer pipeline to carry booze under Bruges
Tired of delivery trucks rumbling near its mythic canals, Belgium's medieval town of Bruges has approved the construction of a beer pipeline to link a five-century-old brewery to a...
(Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:00:24 +0200)
Brussels chocolate museum opens to sweeten senses
The 'country of chocolate' has a new treat for visitors: a museum dedicated to the confectionary featuring a Willy Wonka-style factory and cocoa tree jungle.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:00:21 +0200)
Belgian claiming to be king's daughter passes DNA test hurdle
A Belgian sculptor got a boost Friday in efforts to prove she is the natural daughter of former king Albert II, after a paternity test ruled out her legal father, reports said...
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:00:19 +0200)
Europe breathes sigh of relief after Scotland vote
Europe breathed a sigh of relief on Friday after Scotland voted to reject independence from Britain, easing fears of a separatist domino effect on the European continent.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:00:11 +0200)