The mediator in Belgium's political crisis, Johan Vande Lanotte (pictured), quit Wednesday after failing to break the deadlock between the country's Dutch and French-speaking leaders. The country has been without a government since June.
AFP - King Albert II's mediator in the country's months-long political crisis threw in the towel Wednesday after failing to break a deadlock between Dutch and French-speaking leaders, a palace statement said.
CRISIS IN BELGIUM
- UNESCO adds Cuban rumba, Belgian beer to list of world’s ‘intangible’ heritage
- Drawing of Tintin on the moon fetches record €1.55 million
- Investigators identify plotter of French, Belgian terrorist attacks
- Suspect in Brussels Jewish museum shooting faces extradition to France
- Belgium's Wallonia formally approves EU-Canada trade deal
- Paul Magnette unseats Justin Trudeau as most popular politician
- Wallonia forces concessions, unlocks EU-Canada trade deal
- Belgium CETA talks to press on as Canada’s Trudeau delays visit
- 'What's Wallonia's deal?'
- Belgian PM says he cannot sign off on EU-Canada trade deal
- Belgium’s Wallonia region rejects EU ‘ultimatum’ on Canada trade deal
- Five arrested after attack on Belgium national crime lab
- Man killed by Belgian police after opening fire in Ghent
- Belgium opens terror probe into machete attack claimed by IS group
- Police officers injured in Belgium machete attack
Date created : 2011-01-26