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French 'yellow vests' spark copycats and fakes abroad

The "yellow vest" revolt in France over the high cost of living has sparked copycat protests abroad -- as well a swarm of fake reports.

EU pushes to approve Japan trade deal, mindful of Canada near-miss

The agreement would remove some E.U. tariffs on Japan.

IS claims Brussels knife attack on soldiers

Europe is on high alert following a string of deadly assaults over the past two years.
August 27, 2017 | 09:28 am GMT+7

Brussels train station 'terrorist' bomber shot dead

Brussels has been on high alert since suicide bombers struck the metro station near the E.U. headquarters in March 2016.
June 21, 2017 | 09:53 am GMT+7

Bomb explodes at Brussels criminology institute, no casualties

Yet another attack in Europe; the cause had still not been determined.
August 29, 2016 | 03:11 pm GMT+7

Man held near Brussels mall, no explosives found

Belgian police detained a man near a central Brussels shopping centre early on Tuesday, prompting a meeting of the prime minister and the national crisis response centre after initial suspicions that he was carrying explosives.
June 21, 2016 | 03:59 pm GMT+7

Art transcends stereotype in Belgium

A new art museum opens in Molenbeek as the area tries to shed the negative stereotype linking it to the Paris and Brussels attacks.
April 19, 2016 | 08:48 am GMT+7

Paris attack suspect had papers on German nuclear research centre

Salah Abdeslam, a prime suspect in the Paris attacks, had documents about the German nuclear research centre Juelich in his apartment in the Molenbeek area of Brussels, a group of German newspapers reported on Thursday.
April 14, 2016 | 03:31 pm GMT+7

Six people arrested in Brussels after attacks

Six people were arrested in a series of police raids in Brussels, federal prosecutors said, two days after jihadist attacks in the Belgian capital left 31 dead.
March 25, 2016 | 10:17 am GMT+7

Ceremony in Hanoi honors victims of Brussels terrorist attacks

Hundreds of people gathered at Hanoi Tower yesterday afternoon to commemorate the victims of the Brussels attacks.
March 24, 2016 | 06:45 pm GMT+7

Journalists in line of fire over reporting of terror attacks

Two controversies around the Brussels attacks have shown yet again the thin line the media must tread between breaking the news quickly and not compromising police enquiries.
March 24, 2016 | 03:17 pm GMT+7
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