Belgium

Belgium gives $23m to Palestinian refugees after US cut

Brussels steps up with multi-year funding of Palestinian aid agency after US cuts UNRWA funding by half.

Belgium pledges $23m to UNRWA after US aid cut

Science & Technology

Did telegram impact the world more than the internet?

Final electric telegram to be sent and received in Belgium, one of the last countries to use the messaging service.

Catalonia

Spain withdraws European arrest warrant for Puigdemont

Sacked Catalan leader and four former ministers no longer face arrest in Belgium, but could be held in Spain on return.

Spain withdraws European arrest warrant for Puigdemont

Catalonia

Belgium frees deposed Catalan leader pending trial

Puigdemont, wanted in Spain through a EU-wide arrest warrant, is released on bail and expected to appear in court soon.

Belgium frees deposed Catalan leader pending trial

Politics

Former Catalan leader turns self in to Belgian police

Carles Puigdemont and four cabinet members turned themselves in after an EU-wide arrest warrant was issued.

Former Catalan leader turns self in to Belgian police

Politics

Ousted Catalonia leader Puigdemont 'not seeking asylum'

Sacked Catalan leader says he is not seeking asylum in Belgium, says his party will stand in December 21 elections.

Ousted Catalonia leader Puigdemont 'not seeking asylum'

Europe

Brussels airport deports Danish woman wearing niqab

Belgian police deports the woman as she could not be identified after refusing to show her face.

Brussels airport deports Danish woman wearing niqab

Europe

Narrow escape for Brussels after nail bomb 'misfires'

Belgian prosecutor says man shot dead after attempted bombing in central station had not been a 'terrorist' suspect.

Narrow escape for Brussels after 'nail bomb misfires'

Europe

Brussels station blast suspect shot dead by troops

Troops shoot dead a man suspected of causing a small explosion at train station, in what police call 'terrorist attack'

Brussels Central station: Blast suspect shot dead

Middle East

Belgium probes Mosul air strikes that killed civilians

Investigation under way by Belgian prosecutors over two 'incidents' in west Mosul where dozens of civilians were killed.

Belgium probes Mosul air strikes that killed civilians

Netherlands

Belgium and Netherlands to swap land to simplify border

The two countries have agreed to a land swap on the River Meuse to improve access and policing.

Inside Story

Should minors have euthanasia rights?

A 17-year-old in Belgium has become the first minor to be granted the right to die.

Europe

Belgium: Knifeman killed after injuring policewomen

Police say attacker who injured two officers in the city of Charleroi was shot and has died in hospital.

Belgian policewomen wounded in 'machete attack'

Paris Attacks

Suspects linked to Paris attackers sentenced in Belgium

Three of the suspects were handed up to 16-year prison terms for alleged role in 2015 attack plot in Belgium.

Witness

Greetings from the Colony

A Belgian filmmaker explores her family's past in Rwanda after she discovers a hidden aunt and an 80-year-old secret.