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# king-albert-ii - Thursday 4 July, 2013

King Albert II hands Belgium throne to his son

The 79-year-old intends to step aside on 21 July, Belgium’s national day, in favour of his son Prince Philippe.

# king-albert-ii - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Toddler among six dead following Liège attack

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

# king-albert-ii - Thursday 17 February, 2011

Belgium matches Iraq's record for time without government

Belgium held a general election on June 13 last year. 249 days later, it’s still without a new government – a world record.