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
- Belgium grinds to a halt as strikers protest austerity
- Belgium blocks Air Algérie plane in Brussels over dispute
- Belgians unite in UNESCO bid to reclaim ‘French’ fries
- Nazi row rattles Belgium's new 'kamikaze coalition'
- Belgian centre-right reaches coalition deal to form govt
- Belgian police launch probe into ‘jihadist training camp’
- Belgium opens trial for suspects in jihadist-recruiting group
- France’s ‘super-rich’ take their fortunes to Belgium
- Belgians share pears to support farmers
- World leaders, royals come together for WWI commemoration
- Suspect in Jewish Museum attack charged in 'terrorist' killings
- France extradites suspected Jewish Museum shooter to Belgium
- Suspect in Brussels Jewish Museum shooting drops extradition appeal
- Argentina reach semi-finals with 1-0 defeat of Belgium
- Argentina take on Belgium's 'golden generation'
Date created : 2011-01-26