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Belgian court rules against extradition of Spanish rapper

Sep 17 2018

GHENT, Belgium A Belgian court ruled on Monday against an extradition request from Spain for a rapper sentenced to prison for charges including insulting the monarchy, a spokesman for the public prosecutor in the city of Ghent said. | Video

Soccer: So near... Frustrated Belgium rues what might have been

Jul 11 2018

BRUSSELS Belgians tasted bitterness in their beer on Tuesday after their dreams of a first World Cup final were ended by the narrowest of margins by their bigger French neighbours.

So near... Frustrated Belgium rues what might have been

Jul 10 2018

BRUSSELS Belgians tasted bitterness in their beer on Tuesday after their dreams of a first World Cup final were ended by the narrowest of margins by their bigger French neighbours.

So near... Frustrated Belgium rues what might have been

Jul 10 2018

BRUSSELS Belgians tasted bitterness in their beer on Tuesday after their dreams of a first World Cup final were ended by the narrowest of margins by their bigger French neighbors.

Soccer-So near... Frustrated Belgium rues what might have been

Jul 10 2018

BRUSSELS, July 10 Belgians tasted bitterness in their beer on Tuesday after their dreams of a first World Cup final were ended by the narrowest of margins by their bigger French neighbours.

Let me come back, Catalan leader tells Spain

Dec 24 2017

BRUSSELS Catalonia's separatist leader Carles Puigdemont called on Spain's government on Saturday to allow him to return home in time for the opening session of the Catalan parliament so that he can become the region's next president. | Video

Catalan separatists march in Brussels

Dec 07 2017

BRUSSELS Nearly 50,000 people marched through Brussels' European quarter on Thursday in support of Catalan independence and the region's ousted president, who has avoided arrest in Spain by taking refuge in Belgium. | Video

Catalan's Belgian lawyer to fight Spanish 'mentality'

Oct 31 2017

TIELT, Belgium Sacked Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont's Belgian lawyer pledged on Tuesday to fight a Spanish state which he said had abused courts for political ends but which he had defeated in previous extradition cases involving Basques.

Man held after car speeds into Antwerp shopping street

Mar 23 2017

ANTWERP, Belgium A man drove a car at speed into a pedestrianized street in Antwerp on Thursday, forcing people to jump out of its path, a day after an assailant rammed a vehicle into crowds in central London, police said.

Brussels police detain driver of car carrying gas cylinders

Mar 02 2017

BRUSSELS Brussels police detained a man with suspected militant links who was found to be carrying two gas cylinders in his car after he was pulled over on Thursday for running a red light, officials said.

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