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An armed soldier stand guards as pupils go to school at the French lycee in Brussels on Wednesday morning. Photograph: Emanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images.

The Brussels metro and schools reopened on Wednesday as the Belgian capital edged back to normal after a four-day security lockdown but the hunt went (...)

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(...)

Abdelhamid Abaaoud, a 28-year-old Belgian killed in a police raid in the French capital on Wednesday, told German police on January 20th, 2014, he wanted to visit family and friends in Istanbul. Photograph: Reuters

The suspected mastermind of the Paris attacks that killed 129 people was questioned by German police at Cologne-Bonn airport early last year before he(...)

A police checkpoint   at the French-Belgium border in Neuville-en-Ferrain. Photograph: Philippe Huguen/AFP/Getty Images

The European Union announced plans yesterday to expand anti-terrorism legislation early next year and clamp down on the availability of firearms in r(...)

Special intervention forces  in Molenbeek, Brussels:   A Volkswagen Golf found in the neighbourhood is  believed to have belonged to a man named locally as  Mohamed Amri. Photograph: Geert Vanden Wijngaert/AP

Belgium raised its terrorist alert to three yesterday and an international soccer match was cancelled, as searches continued in Belgium, Germany and (...)

A Police van is parked at the cordoned off crime scene at the Bataclan concert hall on Monday. Photograph AFP Photo/ Bertrand Guay/AFP/Getty Images

How many attackers are on the run? Seven of the terrorists who carried out a series of co-ordinated attacks in Paris on Friday night were killed: six (...)

Belgian special forces police climb high on an apartment block during a raid in search of suspected muslim fundamentalists linked to the deadly attacks in Paris, in the Brussels suburb of Molenbeek. Photograph: Yves Herman/Reuters

For the second time in 48 hours, the Brussels suburb of Molenbeek found itself at the centre of international attention yesterday as the hunt for the (...)

Journalists  in front of the house in Chartres, France, where neighbours say Ismaël Omar Mostefaï, one of the three suspected attackers who killed almost 100 people at the Bataclan music venue in Paris, lived with his family until about two years ago. Photograph: Michel Spingler/AP

At least three members of the jihadi gang who killed 129 people Paris on Friday night were French citizens, police believe. The authorities identifi(...)

Belgian police on the move after making arrests in Molenbeek on Saturday evening. Photograph: Suzanne Lynch/The Irish Times

Belgian prime minister Charles Michel has confirmed one of three suspects arrested in Brussels on Saturday was present in Paris on Friday. Prime min(...)

A gunman is on the run in Belgium after trying to force his car through the gates of a military barracks, prosecutors in the country have said. Photograph: AFP

A gunman is on the run in Belgium after trying to force his car through the gates of a military barracks, prosecutors in the country have said. Sever(...)

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