Belgium

  • Fake surveillance videos of Brussels attacks circulate online

    Terror attacks that took place Brussels's in public spaces that are equipped with surveillance cameras: an airport and a metro station. However, it is very rare for surveillance footage to be released to the public in the hours following an attack as this usually takes several days....
  • Belgium Embassy Deprives Press Freedom of Movement!

    On Monday December 8th, 2014 I went to a scheduled appointment (11:00/h) in the Belgium embassy in Pristina, Kosovo’s capital city to apply for a Dutch Schengen Visa. After having submitted my invitation letter from two News Media Companies, one of them from the Netherlands and the other one from...
  • 100,000 Marched in Belgium Against Austerity Plan

    Belgian riot police have fired tear gas and water cannon during clashes with demonstrators as at least 100,000 people marched through Brussels in the first mass protests against the new government’s austerity measures. Protesters danced on the top of overturned cars and threw paving stones and fireworks during the...