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News Belgium » Health: Belgian deacon on trial for killing 10 people

News channel or source: http://catholicherald.co.uk/news/2018/01/23/belgian-deacon-on-trial-for-killing-10-people/
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

Belgium legalised euthanasia in 2002. Since then, Ministry of Health data shows euthanasia-related deaths are rising by 27 per cent annually. The Church has raised concerns that the law is being abused to kill people without consent, and strongly ...

News Belgium » Health: Belgian minister says Afghan shot at station not radicalized

News channel or source: http://ottawacitizen.com/pmn/news-pmn/belgian-minister-says-afghan-shot-at-station-not-radicalized/wcm/cf13ad35-0aa2-4980-a77e-f275877c5c7d
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

Jambon said the incident does not call into question Belgium’s decision on Monday to lower its terrorism threat level after more than two years on high alert. uOttawa health clinic doctor, charged with sexual assault, now under house...

News Belgium » Health: Belgian 'deacon of death' admits 20 killings: media

News channel or source: https://www.expatica.com/be/news/country-news/Belgium-crime-religion-murder-health_1660931.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

A Belgian former nurse and Roman Catholic deacon confessed on the first day of his trial to killing up to 20 people in what he said was a bid to end their "suffering", local reports said Tuesday. The admission by Ivo Poppe, 61, who has been dubbed the ...

News Belgium » Health: Report that Belgium will pay 3 years of UNRWA aid up front is incorrect

News channel or source: https://electronicintifada.net/blogs/ali-abunimah/report-belgium-will-pay-3-years-unrwa-aid-front-incorrect
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Belgium is not planning to pay three years’ worth of contributions ... million the US announced it was withholding earlier this week. UNRWA provides essential health and education services to more than five million Palestinian refugees, including half ...

News Belgium » Health: Belgium reduces terror threat to level unseen since 2015

News channel or source: http://www.vancouversun.com/travel/belgium+reduces+terror+threat+level+unseen+since+2015/16839716/story.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

BRUSSELS — Belgium is reducing its terror threat level from the second ... A quadriplegic, with serious addiction and mental health challenges, he is locked up in a psychiatric ward because B.C. doesn't have the help he needs. Hundreds of millions ...

News Belgium » Health: Let the sunshine in, Belgium clamours after record dark spell

News channel or source: https://uk.news.yahoo.com/let-sunshine-belgium-clamours-record-dark-spell-145918951.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Wind, clouds, rain, and no sun: Belgium has suffered an early winter with one of the ... but a welcome clear day on Sunday brought the capital eight whole hours of sunshine. According to health experts, the shortage of sunshine can lead to "seasonal ...

News Belgium » Health: Belgium counters US cuts with $23 million for UN Palestinian fund

News channel or source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/belgium-counters-us-with-23-million-for-un-palestinian-fund/
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Belgian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander De Croo said Wednesday ... the “most dramatic financial crisis” in its nearly 70-year history. The agency provides health care, education and social services to 5 million Palestinians across the Middle East.

News Belgium » Health: Namibia resumes poultry imports from Belgium

News channel or source: http://ewn.co.za/2018/01/11/namibia-resumes-poultry-imports-from-belgium
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

WINDHOEK - Namibia has lifted a ban on poultry from Belgium after outbreaks of the highly contagious ... at least three months as required by the World Organization for Animal Health to declare freedom,” said Maseke. The southern African country will ...

News Belgium » Health: Belgium Pledges $23M Over 3 Years to Save UNWRA From US Cuts

News channel or source: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/eye-on-palestine/belgium-pledges-23m-over-3-years-to-save-unwra-from-us-cuts/2018/01/18/
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

The Untied Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) base in Jerusalem Belgium announced Thursday an emergency pledge ... to the agency was sent “to ensure that teachers, and also health care providers can be paid their salaries. One of the reasons that ...

News Belgium » Health: Belgian Catholics concerned about abuse of country's euthanasia law

News channel or source: http://www.thetablet.co.uk/news/8386/belgian-catholics-concerned-about-abuse-of-country-s-euthanasia-law
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Euthanasia and assisted dying were legalised in traditionally Catholic Belgium in 2002, and euthanasia deaths are increasing by 27 percent annually, according to Health Ministry data. The federal euthanasia commission, headed by Dr. Wim Distelmans ...