More Belgium Articles

  • History in flames: Belgium recalls Leuven's ruins

    LEUVEN, Belgium (AP) — A century after German forces burned down the Leuven University library, Marie Legrand still has visions of the horrid scene. Even the scent of smoke she smelled as a 3-year-old stings in her mind to this day. "When I close my eyes like I do now, I see the whole city in...

  • Congo's Tshisekedi seeks treatment in Belgium

    KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Officials say Congo's longtime opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi is seeking medical treatment in Belgium. The 81-year-old political figure reportedly has been suffering complications from diabetes in recent months. In a statement Saturday, Tshisekedi's political party...



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