Belgium cancels all flights as workers stage national strike

Belgium cancels all flights as workers stage national strike

Belgian airports cancelled almost all flights on Wednesday due to a national strike over pay and working conditions that halted activity at ports, hit public transport and led to blockades outside factories.

Belgian jihadist sentenced to death for IS membership

Belgian jihadist sentenced to death for IS membership

Tarik Jadaoun -- known by his nom de guerre Abu Hamza al-Beljiki -- earlier pleaded not guilty to a range of terror, insisting he had "got lost" and pleading for mercy.

Two Belgian police hurt by machete-wielding assailant

Two Belgian police hurt by machete-wielding assailant

A machete-wielding man shouting ‘Allahu akbar’ (God is the greatest) wounded two policewomen in the southern Belgian city of Charleroi on Saturday ...

Belgian police arrest 12 suspected of planning new attacks

Belgian police arrest 12 suspected of planning new attacks

Twelve people suspected of planning new attacks were arrested across Belgium overnight after police carried out about 40 house searches in the country, the federal prosecutor's office said ...

Belgium releases sole suspect charged over Brussels attacks

Belgium releases sole suspect charged over Brussels attacks

The sole suspect charged over last week's Brussels attacks was released on Monday following a lack of evidence linking him to the carnage, Belgian prosecutors said.

Suspect wounded, held in Brussels attacks probe - media

Suspect wounded, held in Brussels attacks probe - media

One person was wounded and detained in a major police operation in the northern Brussels borough of Schaerbeek on Friday, Belgian public broadcaster RTBF quoted the local mayor as saying.

Belgium hunts 'third man' after Islamic State bombings

Belgium hunts 'third man' after Islamic State bombings

Belgian police were hunting for a "third man" filmed with two Islamic State suicide bombers at Brussels Airport as investigators accumulated evidence that the same jihadist network was involved in the Paris attacks.

Belgium establishes Paris attacks accomplice's real identity

Belgium establishes Paris attacks accomplice's real identity

Belgian prosecutors said they had established the real identity of an accomplice in last year's Paris attacks as 24-year-old Najim Laachraoui, until now known by the false name of Soufiane Kayal.

Belgian police find explosives, belts in raid

Belgian police find explosives, belts in raid

Belgian investigators believe explosives used in the attacks in Paris in November may have been made in an apartment in Brussels that was rented under a false name and where a fingerprint of a key fugitive was found.