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Belgium refuses extradition of fugitive Spanish rapper

Belgium refuses extradition of fugitive Spanish rapper

Jose Miguel Arenas Beltran -- better known as "Valtonyc" -- is one of several Twitter users and rappers who have recently been tried in Spain for glorifying terror.

Thieves take wing with 1 million euros of Red Bull in Belgium

Thieves take wing with 1 million euros of Red Bull in Belgium

Thirsty thieves stole more than 300 pallets of Red Bull cans worth around one million euros from a depot in Belgium in what police described on Tuesday as a ‘very professional’ heist.

Deposed Catalan leader Puigdemont to return to Belgium

Deposed Catalan leader Puigdemont to return to Belgium

Catalonia's deposed president Carles Puigdemont returns to Belgium on Saturday to keep pressing for his region's independence after a Spanish judge dropped a European arrest warrant for him.

Former Catalan leader Puigdemont to return to Belgium

Former Catalan leader Puigdemont to return to Belgium

Spain's Supreme Court dropped a European arrest warrant for Puigdemont last week after Germany refused to extradite him.

Belgian airspace reopened after flight data issue disrupts travel

Belgian airspace reopened after flight data issue disrupts travel

Brussels Airport advised travellers to check the status of their flights after what it said was an "exceptional situation".

Belgium squad gets hero's welcome on World Cup return

Belgium squad gets hero's welcome on World Cup return

Their dreams of World Cup glory, however, were shattered by France in the semi-finals.

Belgium beat England to secure third place finish

Belgium beat England to secure third place finish

Belgium beat England 2-0 in the World Cup third-place play-off on Saturday to secure their best ever finish at a World Cup and send Gareth Southgate's side home with a second straight loss.

Suspect in 'plot' to bomb Iran opposition in Paris handed to Belgium

Suspect in 'plot' to bomb Iran opposition in Paris handed to Belgium

A French court on Wednesday gave the green light for a suspect in an alleged bomb plot against an Iranian opposition rally to be handed over to Belgium.

France reach World Cup final after beating Belgium 1-0

France reach World Cup final after beating Belgium 1-0

Samuel Umtiti headed France into the World Cup final in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday with a 1-0 win, consigning Belgium's 'golden generation' to another bitter disappointment.

France eye World Cup final but Belgium have Henry factor

France eye World Cup final but Belgium have Henry factor

Former Arsenal and Barcelona forward Thierry Henry was part of the squad that won the World Cup on home soil 20 years ago.

Belgium dump Brazil out of World Cup with 2-1 win

Belgium dump Brazil out of World Cup with 2-1 win

Brazil dominated the opening stages, with Thiago Silva hitting the post.

Belgium snatch 3-2 win over Japan to set up Brazil clash

Belgium snatch 3-2 win over Japan to set up Brazil clash

Belgium threw caution to the wind to reach the World Cup quarter-finals as substitute Nacer Chadli scored in the dying seconds against Japan to snatch a 3-2 comeback win on Monday and set up a clash with five-time champions Brazil.