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
- 'All that for this?' French sports paper L'Equipe bitter after PSG loss
- French serial rapist admits to 'around 40' attacks since 1990s
- France's anti-hunt activists; and the Brussels citizens finding shelter for migrants
- Lawyer for Paris attacks suspect seeks case dismissal over language error
- Volunteers lead resistance to Belgium's hard line on migrants
- Oprah Winfrey for president? Please 'don't', say the papers
- Reports that deported Sudanese were tortured spark tensions in Belgian government
- Trial in Belgium for Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam postponed until February
- Lawyer for Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam requests Belgian trial delay
- A myth, a legend, an icon: 'French Elvis' Johnny Hallyday
- Spain drops international arrest warrant for Catalonia ex-leader Puigdemont
- Man shot dead after attacking soldiers in Brussels
- #AintNoCinderella: Indian women stand up against 'victim shaming'
- Belgium knew about Dutch egg contamination before public admission
- Passchendaele, 100 years on: Remembering the soldiers who ‘died in hell’
Date created : 2011-01-26