"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
"We want to see which tomato plants can still give good yields without water."
Plant breeding scientist
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Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel was addressing an audience in the town of Namur on Monday, December 22, when a group of protesters pelted him
Tens of thousands of trade unionists have staged a general strike across Belgium on Thursday.
The protest, which turned violent in Brussels, formed
After five months of talks, a new centre-right Belgian government has been sworn in.
At the age of 38 francophone Charles Michel is the country’s
Belgium is at last about to have a government ending nearly five months without one since the May 25 elections.
Four centre-right parties agreed on
Belgium’s Prime Minister Elio Di Rupo has handed his government’s resignation to the King.
It comes after this weekend’s general election which saw
Tributes are being paid to former Belgian Prime Minister Jean-Luc Dehaene, a key figure in European politics throughout the 1990s, who has died at
Johan Van Operveldt is the head of list of the flemish party N-VA in Belgium, for the european elections. A renown economist, he gives us his views
For the first time in the European elections political groups have put forward candidates for the presidency of the European Commission. The choice
Emotive, controversial and supported by the majority of people in Belgium. A debate on changing the law to allow euthanasia for minors has deeply
Belgium is preparing to crown a new king, as Albert II abdicates and hands over the royal reigns to his eldest son, Prince Philippe.
On the eve of
Final preparations are underway in Belgium for Sunday’s abdication of King Albert II.
After 20 years on the throne, he is handing over the royal
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In this edition of Europe Weekly, euronews takes a look at Jean-Claude Juncker’s surprise resignation as prime minister of Luxembourg; Latvia clears
Medical experts gave evidence to the Belgian Senate on Wednesday as the country’s upper house mulls giving children the right to die.
A book about the royal family is causing a stir in Belgium.
Media extracts suggest the book questions the succession and alleges that the marriage
The big local election gains of the Flemish nationalist party on Sunday has once again raised the spectre of a break-up of Belgium.
‘What future for Belgium?’ is the country’s burning question after the Flemish nationalists’ success in Sunday’s local elections.
Bart de Wever’s
If Bart de Wever becomes mayor of Antwerp, it will push the agenda of Flemish independence in Belgium.
As well as losing 60 kilograms on a crash
A local councillor near Brussels has resigned from the Belgian far-right Vlaams Belang party after his name appeared on a list of alleged
In Belgium King Albert II has appointed a new cabinet.
The government will be headed by Socialist leader, Elio Di Rupo, the first native French
Belgium is on the verge of what is hoped will be a new era of stable government after six parties finalised a coalition agreement.
The man set to