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News Belgium » Politics: Islam Party stirs controversy ahead of Belgian elections

News channel or source: http://www.euronews.com/2018/04/26/islam-party-stirs-controversy-ahead-of-belgian-elections
Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

Amid Europe's turbulent political landscape, a party - who's aim is to create an Islamic State - is hoping to win seats in Belgium's October municipal elections. The Islam Party got two members elected in 2012, including one in the Molenbeek area of Brussels.

News Belgium » Politics: NATO calls for pressure on North Korea, political solution to crisis

News channel or source: https://www.efe.com/efe/english/world/nato-calls-for-pressure-on-north-korea-political-solution-to-crisis/50000262-3597720
Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

Belgium, 24 April 2018. EPA-EFE FILE/LUKAS COCH/POOL The head of NATO on Thursday advocated for a political solution to the crisis on the Korean Peninsula and called for pressure to be maintained on North Korea until changes could be observed. Jens ...

News Belgium » Politics: Serbian and Belgian PMs talk bilateral ties, Kosovo, EU bid

News channel or source: https://www.b92.net/eng/news/politics.php?yyyy=2018&mm=04&dd=24&nav_id=104008
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Brnabic and Michel agreed to organize the arrival of Belgian businesspeople in Serbia as part of the economic cooperation of the two countries, the government announced. The Serbian prime minister pointed out that the economic cooperation between Serbia ...

News Belgium » Politics: Aid groups in Congo fear political tensions could impede their work

News channel or source: https://www.irinnews.org/analysis/2018/04/26/aid-groups-congo-fear-political-tensions-could-impede-their-work
Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

At the pledging conference, Belgium said it would contribute up to 25 million euros ... said the Congolese government’s decision to boycott the Geneva conference was “grotesque political posturing”. “A responsible government,” she said ...

News Belgium » Politics: Belgium pledges extra 26 million for Syrian refugees

News channel or source: http://deredactie.be/cm/vrtnieuws.english/News/1.3186168
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

It's above all here that Belgium hopes to bring aid. Today the political situation is centre stage with the UN's special envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, and the EU's foreign affairs high representative Federica Mogherini chairing the conference.

News Belgium » Politics: Belgium allocates €26m for humanitarian aid in Syria

News channel or source: https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/20180425-belgium-allocates-e26m-for-humanitarian-aid-in-syria/
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Belgium’s Minister of Development Cooperation Alexander ... De Croo said “the international community wanted to send a strong signal that only a political solution could end the conflict.” The bombs will not bring peace. The real and stable solution ...

News Belgium » Politics: Serbian president: Belgian PM "brought new proposals"

News channel or source: https://www.b92.net/eng/news/politics.php?yyyy=2018&mm=04&dd=24&nav_id=104009
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

"Just as we managed to lower the public debt, the unemployment (rate), to have a (budget) surplus, I think we will have a chance to solve also the difficult political problems," said Vucic. He then said that "the importance of Belgium is much greater than ...

News Belgium » Politics: Belgium pledges 26 million EUR for humanitarian help to Syria and the region

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/syrian-arab-republic/belgium-pledges-26-million-eur-humanitarian-help-syria-and-region
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Bombs will not bring peace. Only political dialogue can stop these atrocities. A real sustainable solution for Syria can only be reached through negotiations.” Fight against impunity Belgium attaches also great importance to the fight against impunity.

News Belgium » Politics: Iran, Belgium FMs meet in New York

News channel or source: https://en.mehrnews.com/news/133573/Iran-Belgium-FMs-meet-in-New-York
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

The situations in Syria and Yemen were also discussed during the talks between the Iranian and Belgian top diplomats. They both called for a political solution to the crisis in Syria and called for international cooperation for restoring peace and truce to ...

News Belgium » Politics: Belgium “shows understanding” for bombing of Syria

News channel or source: http://deredactie.be/cm/vrtnieuws.english/Politics/1.3179238
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

"The Belgian government condemns the use of chemical weapons in Syria. We show understanding for the joint action taken by the United States, France and the United Kingdom. The focus must now turn to political negotiations in order to prevent an escalation ...