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# belgium - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Belgian police officers questioned after being found with vanload of migrants in France

The men said that they didn’t want to leave the migrants on the side of the road.

# belgium - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Terminally ill child becomes first minor to be granted euthanasia in Belgium

Belgium is the only country to allow a child of any age to choose to end their own life.

# belgium - Friday 26 August, 2016

From The42 Henry named assistant coach to new Belgium boss Martinez Unlikely Duo

Henry named assistant coach to new Belgium boss Martinez

The former Arsenal striker will work as part of the Spaniard’s backroom staff in his new role.

# belgium - Monday 22 August, 2016

Woman shot by police after stabbing three people on a bus in Brussels

Police opened fire when she refused to stand down, according to Belgium’s public broadcaster.

# belgium - Saturday 6 August, 2016

Belgian police officers attacked by machete-wielding man shouting "Allahu Akbar"

The man was shot dead by another officer.

# belgium - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Two suspected jihadists arrested in Brussels after terror raids

“Both are suspected of planning a terrorist attack somewhere in Belgium,” a spokesman said

# belgium - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

The UK's giving up its EU presidency (it has bigger things to worry about)

It had been due to take up the six-month position next year.

# belgium - Monday 11 July, 2016

Britain is not Ireland's most lucrative EU trading partner - Belgium is

Exports to Britain in 2015 accounted for €13.7 billion but the Belgian market was worth €14.5 billion.

# belgium - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Wilmots: Strategy was not the problem

Marc Wilmots has defended his tactics in light of Belgium’s 3-1 Euro 2016 quarter-final loss to Wales.

# belgium - Friday 1 July, 2016

As it happened: Wales v Belgium, Euro 2016 quarter-final

It was over to the Stade Pierre-Mauroy in Lille for tonight’s last-8 tie.

# belgium - Monday 27 June, 2016

FactCheck: No, this photo does NOT show a mad rush for Irish passports in the UK

TheJournal.ie’s FactCheck takes on a misleading words-and-picture combo doing the rounds today.

# belgium - Thursday 23 June, 2016

From The42 Hamren: Sweden will never find another Ibrahimovic Zlat Out

Hamren: Sweden will never find another Ibrahimovic

It’s the end of the road for Ibra.

# belgium - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

From The42 Late Belgium strike ends Zlatan's international career in defeat I Am Finished This post contains videos

Late Belgium strike ends Zlatan's international career in defeat

Radja Nainggolan’s screamer secured Belgium a second successive win and sent Sweden packing.

# belgium - Saturday 18 June, 2016

From The42 Joey Barton warns of 'reality check' against Italy in ruthless analysis of Ireland's performance Ouch This post contains videos

Joey Barton warns of 'reality check' against Italy in ruthless analysis of Ireland's performance

No sugar-coating from the Rangers midfielder.

Belgium bounced back after team meeting - Lukaku

All has not been well in the Belgium camp at Euro 2016, but Romelu Lukaku says they feel together again.

From The42 Belgian tiki-taka? Rode Duivels break record with Witsel goal Keep Ball

Belgian tiki-taka? Rode Duivels break record with Witsel goal

Marc Wilmots’ team put in a solid team display against Ireland and their fantastic build up to Axel Witsel’s goal saw them set a new record for number of passes before a goal

From The42 Belgium are three up and cruising thanks to Ireland's second-half implosion COYBIG

Belgium are three up and cruising thanks to Ireland's second-half implosion

Ciaran Clark is still sliding.

As it happened: Ireland v Belgium, Euro 2016

It all proved a reality check for Martin O’Neill’s side.

Massive anti-terror raids see 12 arrested in Belgium ahead of Euro 2016 match

A Flemish broadcaster is reporting the incident may be linked Belgium’s match against Ireland.

Confirmed: The Belgium team to face Ireland includes Carrasco and Dembele

‘Lads, it’s Spurs.’

From The42 Football is not life and death - Wilmots prepares for Ireland test Red DEvils

Football is not life and death - Wilmots prepares for Ireland test

The Red Devils boss is under pressure.

# belgium - Friday 17 June, 2016

Five points of advice for football fans planning on having a drink tomorrow

The Road Safety Authority is warning that “almost half of pedestrians killed on our roads have consumed alcohol”.

'It might be a fluke' - The Irish footballer who had a first-hand view of the Belgian revolution

Dominic Foley spent seven years of his career in Belgium.

From The42 'I know this group very well, they are proud and will react against Ireland' - Former Belgium boss Belgium

'I know this group very well, they are proud and will react against Ireland' - Former Belgium boss

Georges Leekens talks to The42 about what went wrong for Marc Wilmots’ side against Italy, where they can improve and how they will try to beat Ireland.

# belgium - Thursday 16 June, 2016

The last time Ireland played Belgium it ended in very controversial circumstances

There was yet more play-off heartache for Ireland in 1997.

From The42 Belgium boss hopes to have De Bruyne and Hazard back training today Danger Men

Belgium boss hopes to have De Bruyne and Hazard back training today

Hamstring and groin problems are restricting the Premier League stars.

# belgium - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

From The42 Italy loss a 'reality check' for Belgium says Lukaku Bounceback

Italy loss a 'reality check' for Belgium says Lukaku

The Red Devils are grounded once again after their loss to Italy at Euro 2016.

# belgium - Monday 13 June, 2016

As it happened: Belgium v Italy, Euro 2016

Belgium took on Italy in a vital game in Ireland’s group.

From The42 No more excuses! Belgium must prove they are Europe's best against Italy Group E

No more excuses! Belgium must prove they are Europe's best against Italy

Marc Wilmots blamed Argentina’s allegedly negative tactics after their quarter-final exit at the 2014 World Cup, but there can be no such excuses if they come up short this time around.

# belgium - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

From The42 5 things to know about Ireland's Group E opponents Italy Key Info

5 things to know about Ireland's Group E opponents Italy

Martin O’Neills men go up against the Azzurri in Lille on 22 June.

# belgium - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

All-Ireland qualifier scheduled to clash with Ireland's Euro 2016 game against Belgium

The first-round draw was made this morning.

# belgium - Monday 6 June, 2016

From The42 Who is your tip to be the dark horse at Euro 2016 this summer? Cheval Noir

Who is your tip to be the dark horse at Euro 2016 this summer?

Because you’re too good to go tipping one of the big boys.

# belgium - Saturday 28 May, 2016

From The42 De Bruyne produces moment of magic as Ireland's Euro 2016 opponents claim victory Scouting Mission This post contains videos

De Bruyne produces moment of magic as Ireland's Euro 2016 opponents claim victory

Romelu Lukaku was also on target in Belgium’s 2-1 over Switzerland.

# belgium - Thursday 12 May, 2016

11 Premier League players in star-studded Belgium squad that'll face Ireland at Euro 2016

They’ve got a bit of firepower, it’s fair to say.

# belgium - Saturday 7 May, 2016

From The42 Big blow for Ireland opponents Belgium as Kompany ruled out of Euros Big Loss

Big blow for Ireland opponents Belgium as Kompany ruled out of Euros

The Belgium captain’s groin injury has turned out to be worse than initially feared.

# belgium - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Salah Abdeslam to be placed in isolation after being charged over Paris attacks

The French national is believed to be the last surviving member of a terror squad that hit Paris in November.

# belgium - Friday 15 April, 2016

Belgian transport minister quits over airport security row

Jacqueline Galant had been criticised after leaked EU reports pointed to flaws in security at the Brussels airport targeted by militants last month.

# belgium - Sunday 10 April, 2016

Islamic State attackers 'planned to hit France again' but switched to Brussels

Officials say the jihadists changed their plans as police closed in.

# belgium - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Belgian authorities finally have the 'man in the hat' in custody

Mohamed Abrini has confessed to being the man seen at Brussels airport.

# belgium - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Irishman dies while cycling Tour of Flanders route

It is believed the man suffered a heart attack.