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Five Armenians charged in Belgium over tennis match-fixing

Five Armenians charged in Belgium over tennis match-fixing

Five Armenians have been charged in Belgium with corruption, money laundering and other crimes as part of a major international investigation into match-fixing in tennis, Belgian federal prosecutors said Wednesday.

Thousands march for Belgium terror shooting victims

Thousands march for Belgium terror shooting victims

The marchers, most dressed in white, made a solemn procession through the city's sunny streets.

Belgium charges Tunisian over 2016 Brussels bombings

Belgium charges Tunisian over 2016 Brussels bombings

A Brussels court on April 23 sentenced Ayari and Abdeslam to 20 years in prison for trying to kill police officers.

Investigators call Belgian city attack 'terrorist murder'

Investigators call Belgian city attack 'terrorist murder'

Police were scrambling to unpick the motives of the attacker identified as Benjamin Herman.

3 dead in suspected 'terror' shooting in Belgian city

3 dead in suspected 'terror' shooting in Belgian city

The shooting occurred around 10:30 am near a high school on a major artery in the city, which lies some 90 kilometres east of Brussels..

Iraq court sentences Belgian militant to death for IS membership

Iraq court sentences Belgian militant to death for IS membership

An Iraqi court on Tuesday sentenced a Belgian militant, who threatened Europe in propaganda videos, to death by hanging for membership of the Islamic State group.

Belgium will not extradite three Catalan politicians, court rules

Belgium will not extradite three Catalan politicians, court rules

A Spanish extradition request for three Catalan politicians who fled to Belgium with former separatist leader Carles Puigdemont was rejected by a Belgian court on Wednesday, the crown prosecutor announced.

Paris attacks suspect gets 20-year sentence in Brussels trial

Paris attacks suspect gets 20-year sentence in Brussels trial

The court in the Belgian capital said "there can be no doubt" about jihadist Salah Abdeslam and his co-defendant Sofiane Ayari's involvement in extremism.

Qatar's economy overcomes regional, global challenges: minister

Qatar's economy overcomes regional, global challenges: minister

The forum was held with the aim of enhancing economic, trade and investment co-operation between the two sides and opening up prospects for communication between representatives of the Qatari and Belgian private sectors.

Emir holds talks in Belgium, ties get a boost

Emir holds talks in Belgium, ties get a boost

His Highness the Emir discusses ways to enhance relations in the fields of energy, economy, investment, culture, sport and health.

Emir, Belgian PM discuss bilateral ties, cooperation

Emir, Belgian PM discuss bilateral ties, cooperation

The Prime Minister of Belgium, Charles Michel, welcomed His Highness the Emir and the official delegation, expressing his delight at the Emir's visit to Belgium.

Emir arrives in Brussels

Emir arrives in Brussels

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani arrived on Monday in Brussels on an official visit to Belgium.