""It was the start of the conquest of space by the Soviets, which nobody was expecting""
Former ESA Director of Science
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"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
Abou Ahmad, believed to have been the organiser of the Paris and Brussels attacks, has been identified say intelligence services.
The following is a timeline of terrorist attacks to have taken place in Belgium and France since the Charlie Hebdo attacks in January 2015.
A Belgian judge on Tuesday sentenced 15 members of an ISIL militant cell, nine of them in absentia, to up to 16 years in prison after convicting them of plotting attacks on targets including Brussels…
A Dutch court has approved the extradition of a French national suspected of involvement in a foiled terror attack.
Tens of thousands of people have hit the streets of the Belgium capital Brussels for the bi-annual ‘Zinneke Parade’.
Seven stand trial on charges including attempted murder and organising or belonging to a terrorist cell in Verviers.
Departures re-opened yesterday after the March 22 attacks and security is tight
Brussels Airport departure hall partially reopened to passengers on Sunday, less than six weeks after ISIL suicide bombers struck there. “Brussels is
state of the union
In this edition of Europe Weekly: Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam is extradited from Belgium to France; the Maelbeek metro station reopens; the
Key suspect in the Paris Attacks, Salah Abdelslam, has spent his first night at Europe’s biggest prison. He will be kept in solitary confinement at
King Philippe of the Belgians travels on the metro one month after the Brussels attacks
The metro station in Brussels targeted by suicide bombers last month has finally reopened. A bomb was detonated at the Maelbeek metro station just
One month on from the terrorist attacks in Brussels, reconstruction work on the airport continues. Authorities say they aim to have it back to
One month to the day after the Brussels attacks and members of parliament’s investigation commission paid a symbolic visit to the Maelbeek metro
“Together in Peace” Hundreds of people have gathered in central Brussels in memory of those who died in last month’s terrorist attacks. The march is
Jacqueline Galant quit amid claims she neglected EU reports that highlight safety failings at the site, which was the target of ISIL-inspired suicide bombers on March 22.
Judges have ordered that the seven men continue to be detained while investigators gather evidence
Security is extra tight in Brussels on Thursday with several suspects appearing in front of a judge, as investigations progress into the deadly
Stranded passengers have voiced anger over protest action by air traffic controllers
Police in Brussels have arrested three more suspects linked to November’s Paris attacks. They were picked up following a house search in the