Belgian Police

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Police  in the southern Belgian city of Charleroi following the  attack by a machete-wielding man on August 6th. Photograph: Virginie Lefour/AFP/Getty Images

Islamic State claimed responsibility on Sunday for an attack by a machete-wielding man in Belgium that left two female police officers seriously injur(...)

Police cars block the scene of a bomb alert at the City2 shopping mall in the Rue Neuve in the city centre of Brussels on June 21st, 2016. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Belgian authorities detained two men in connection with a hoax bomb threat which prompted a meeting of the National Security Council and the closure o(...)

Belgian solders stand outside the central train station in Brussels which was evacuated after a suspect package was found on Sunday. Photograph: Reuters

Brussels central train station was evacuated for about an hour on Sunday because of a suspicious suitcase amid heightened security fears in the Belgi(...)

File photograph: Masked Belgian police in Schaerbeek in March, following a terrorist attack at a metro station. Photograph: Christian Hartmann/Reuters

Belgian police have received an anti-terror alert warning that a group of Islamic State fighters recently left Syria en route for Europe planning atta(...)

Dutch justice minister Ard van der Steur answering questions about intelligence failures in the lead-up to the terrorist attacks in Brussels on March 22nd. Photograph: Bart Maat/EPA

At 10.14am on July 14th, 2015, Turkish officials sent two emails to two European embassies in Ankara: one to the Belgians and the other to the Dutch. (...)

Commuters near Brussels Central Station as they return to work after the Easter holidays. The mayor of Brussels, Yvan Mayeur, says the EU’s capital can never go back to “normal” again. Photograph: AP Photo/Alastair Grant

More than a week after terrorist attacks in Brussels left 32 people dead and hundreds injured, the Belgian capital remains a city in mourning. Over t(...)

Turkey’s president Tayyip Erdogan with his wife Emine arrive in  Washington for this week’s Nuclear Security Summit. Several countries are balking at safeguards promoted by the United States or are building new stockpiles. Photograph: Yuri Gripas/Reuters

As US president Barack Obama gathers world leaders in Washington this week for his last Nuclear Security Summit, tonnes of materials that terrorists c(...)

Damage is seen inside the departure terminal following the March 22nd bombing at Zaventem Airport, Brussels in these undated photos made available to Reuters by the Belgian newspaper Het Nieuwsblad

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) told Dutch police that two brothers were being sought by Belgian authorities a week before the pair blew (...)

On guard: special police in Brussels on Thursday, as investigations continued into the terror attacks on the city. Photograph: Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP/Getty

The drone of helicopters and the faint sound of sirens hung heavy in the air. Time seemed to stand still in the skies above Brussels on Tuesday. In th(...)

A suspect lies on the platform of a tramway station, in this image taken from amateur video, after he was shot and wounded by police in the Brussels borough of Schaerbeek following Tuesday’s bombings in Brussels, Belgium. Photograph:  Sudpresse via Reuters

A man shot and wounded by police in an operation in northeast Brussels remained in custody last night, amid signs that Belgian and French police were (...)

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