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Armed men take hostage in Belgium, no terror link seen

Armed men belonging to the Self-Defense Council of Michoacan (CAM) stand guard at a checkpoint set up by the vigilante group in La Mira on the outskirts of the seaport of Lazaro Cardenas in western Mexico, Friday, May 9, 2014. AP

Belgian police surrounded an apartment in the city of Ghent Monday after four armed men were believed to have taken a hostage but there were no immediate indications of terrorism, prosecutors said.

Posted: December 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Americans, Belgians mark Battle of the Bulge 70th anniversary

Braving snowy weather, Americans and Belgians gathered in the Ardennes region of Belgium on Saturday to mark the 70th anniversary of one of the biggest and bloodiest U.S. battles of World War II_the Battle of the Bulge.

Braving snowy weather, Americans and Belgians gathered in the Ardennes region of Belgium on Saturday to mark the 70th anniversary of one of the biggest and bloodiest U.S. battles of World War II_the Battle of the Bulge.

Posted: December 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Asian fungus kills European salamanders, could spread

An aquatic salamander   PHOTO BY S UZANNE COLLINS, CENTER FOR NORTH AMERICAN HERPETOLOGY

A fungus from Asia has killed off large numbers of salamanders and newts in Belgium and The Netherlands and risks reaching North America unless the exotic pet trade is stopped, researchers said Thursday.

Posted: October 31st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Britain joins fight against Islamic State group

The Union flag flies above Parliament in London. AP

Britain, Belgium and Denmark on Friday joined the US-led coalition of nations that are launching airstrikes on Islamic State group militants in Iraq, committing warplanes to the struggle against the extremists.

Posted: September 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Aquino confronted on human rights record in Belgium forum

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Benigno Aquino

President Benigno Aquino III was put on the spot over his administration’s human rights record shortly after he delivered a wide-ranging policy speech organized by an independent think tank here.

Posted: September 17th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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