Thousands in 'hellhole' Brussels turn out to protest Trump visit

May 25, 2017

Thousands in 'hellhole' Brussels turn out to protest Trump visit

Thousands of protesters carrying effigies of Donald Trump marched through Brussels on Wednesday after the U.S. president arrived for talks with the EU and NATO. “Trump not welcome” said banners waved by the crowd, which police said numbered around 9,000. Organizers put the size ...

Brexit, Russia loom over 'minefield' EU summit

/ Dec 15, 2016

Brexit, Russia loom over 'minefield' EU summit

European Union leaders grappled with Russia and Brexit at a “minefield” summit in Brussels on Thursday at the end of one of the most turbulent years in the bloc’s history. The 28 leaders are dealing with the migration crisis, sanctions against Moscow over the ...

/ Aug 29, 2016

Blast at Brussels crime lab, no casualties: officials

A explosion “of criminal origin” at Belgium’s national criminology institute in Brussels early Monday caused a fire and major damage but no casualties, officials said. Belgian media said the blast was caused by a car which rammed the building. It comes as Belgium remains ...