Prime minister Charles Michel in Belgium’s parliament announcing security measures after the recent deadly Paris attacks. Photograph: Yves Herman/Reuters

in Brussels Belgian prime minister Charles Michel defended his country’s intelligence services and vowed to introduce a string of new security measu(...)

A screen showing the votes of the Belgian Chamber (parliament) members on the euthanasia law for terminally-ill children, in Brussels. Photograph: Julien Warnand/EPA

Belgium today voted to extend the country’s euthanasia laws to terminally-ill children, becoming the first country in the world to remove an ag(...)