Brussels cancels New Year fireworks over terror threatAuthorities in the Belgian capital Brussels called off the city’s traditional New Year’s Eve fireworks display on Wednesday, citing fears of a militant attack.
Belgian police detain one in search linked to Paris attacksBelgian police detained a person for questioning on Wednesday following a new search in the troubled Brussels neighbourhood of Molenbeek in connection with the Nov. 13 Paris…
Belgium lowers security alert level in BrusselsBelgium lowered the security threat level in Brussels on Thursday after nearly a week on maximum alert following the Islamic State attacks in Paris, a government minister said.
The hunt for Paris attackers: What are the missing links? (part 2)For all the "Not even scared" signs brandished, citizens are rattled: by the Paris attacks, by the siege that ensued last week in the suburb of Saint-Denis, and by the four-day…
The hunt for Paris attackers: What are the missing links? (part 1)For all the "Not even scared" signs brandished, citizens are rattled: by the Paris attacks, by the siege that ensued last week in the suburb of Saint-Denis, and by the four-day…
Brussels slowly reopens despite ongoing terrorist alertBrussels schools and the metro system began to reopen gradually on Wednesday as hundreds of additional police and soldiers were mobilised in a capital that remains on high alert.
Brussels lockdown: What response to terror attacks?The Belgian capital has been under lockdown since Saturday, with a terror threat shutting schools and public transportation. Seen from Paris, the lockdown can feel like a taste…
IN THE WORLD PAPERS
A City in LockdownINTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Monday 23.11.2015: Papers focus on the situation in Brussels, which is on its highest terror alert for the third day in a row - an unprecedented measure.
Belgian police detain 16 in overnight raids amid terror fears2015-11-23 08:35 EN NW GRAB JAMES ANDRE Q2 FROM 8H
Paris attack probe turns to Belgium’s ‘Islamist hotbed'With a history of hard-line Islamist preachers, and teeming with poverty and guns, the Brussels suburb of Molenbeek is once again the focus of investigations following the deadly…
IN THE FRENCH PAPERS
D-Day for Greece as extraordinary summit loomsLive from the newsroom, France 24's Oliver Farry provides an overview of stories making the French newspaper headlines.
Can Greece pick up the pace?Greece is back in the hot seat in Brussels, as it vows to accelerate the pace of reforms to unlock its much-needed bailout loans. Also, Lufthansa continues to cause travel chaos…