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# elio-di-rupo - Monday 15 October, 2012

Flemish separatist party gains big in Belgium election
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Flemish separatist party gains big in Belgium election

Oct 15th 2012, 9:11 AM 3,417 Views 13 Comments

The separatist NV-A party won the the city elections in Antwerp on Sunday – and vowed to use the power base to seek wider autonomy for Belgium’s wealthy Dutch-speaking region of Flanders.

# elio-di-rupo - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Update: Swiss bus crash kills 28, including 22 children
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Update: Swiss bus crash kills 28, including 22 children

Mar 14th 2012, 7:40 PM 3,107 Views 12 Comments

Belgium is mourning the loss of its students as relatives fly to Switzerland.

# elio-di-rupo - Monday 30 January, 2012

Welcome to Brussels, EU leaders! Everyone is on strike
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# Belgium

Welcome to Brussels, EU leaders! Everyone is on strike

Jan 30th 2012, 10:21 AM 1,679 Views 13 Comments

The summit to sign off on the ‘fiscal compact’ deal has coincided with Belgium’s first general strike in almost 20 years.

# elio-di-rupo - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Toddler among six dead following Liège attack
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Toddler among six dead following Liège attack

Dec 14th 2011, 7:59 AM 1,780 Views 8 Comments

The body of a 45-year-old cleaner is found at the home of gunman Nordine Amrani, who killed himself and four others yesterday.

# elio-di-rupo - Monday 21 November, 2011

526 days on and Belgium is still without a government
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526 days on and Belgium is still without a government

Nov 21st 2011, 10:06 PM 4,609 Views 13 Comments

And this evening, the man tasked with bringing one into place has resigned…