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United States | Senior State Department Official Previewing Secretary Pompeo’s Trip to Brussels, Belgium

United States – SENIOR STATE DEPARTMENT OFFICIAL: I’m glad to have you guys along. I’m happy to talk about pretty much anything you want to talk about, and [Moderator], jump in, but I thought I’d give you a few top lines on why the trip is important, some of the meetings that are going to … Continue reading United States | Senior State Department Official Previewing Secretary Pompeo’s Trip to Brussels, Belgium

United States | Secretary Pompeo To Travel to Brussels

United States – U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will travel to Brussels, Belgium, on December 3 – 5. Secretary Pompeo will participate in the semi-annual meeting of NATO Foreign Ministers to review progress made in implementing the agenda agreed by NATO Heads of State and Government at the Brussels Summit in July. Secretary … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo To Travel to Brussels

BRUSSELS | Brussels march mimics ‘yellow jacket’ France protests

BRUSSELS  — Dozens of “yellow jackets” protesters angry about high taxes and living costs are causing traffic chaos in Brussels, as the movement that started in France two weeks ago gains traction in Belgium. Protesters wearing the high-visibility vests that have become a uniform for the movement blocked city streets Friday with pieces of scaffolding … Continue reading BRUSSELS | Brussels march mimics ‘yellow jacket’ France protests

Pulisic captains US in Sarachan finale, 1-0 loss to Italy

In his final match as U.S. soccer coach, Dave Sarachan gave 20-year-old star Christian Pulisic the captain’s arm band for the first time and sent out the youngest lineup since the American team started keeping records. Matteo Politano scored his first international goal in the fourth minute of second-half stoppage time, and Italy beat the … Continue reading Pulisic captains US in Sarachan finale, 1-0 loss to Italy

Stoppage-time goal for Italy in 1-0 win; Pulisic captains US

Matteo Politano scored his first international goal in the fourth minute of second-half stoppage time, and Italy beat the United States 1-0 in an exhibition on Tuesday night at Genk, Belgium, as 20-year-old Christian Pulisic became the youngest captain in the modern history of the American team. In likely the final game for the Americans … Continue reading Stoppage-time goal for Italy in 1-0 win; Pulisic captains US

BRUSSELS | Attacker shot after stabbing policeman in Brussels

BRUSSELS— An assailant stabbed a policeman Tuesday close to the Grand Place in Brussels’ historic center, before officers got to the scene and shot the suspect. The prosecutor’s office is investigating whether the attack was linked to any terror group. Belgian Interior Minister Jan Jambon said the pre-dawn incident was a “cowardly act against our … Continue reading BRUSSELS | Attacker shot after stabbing policeman in Brussels

BRUSSELS | Policeman stabbed in Brussels, attacker shot

BRUSSELS— A policeman was stabbed by an assailant who was shot close to the Grand Place in Brussels‘ historic center. The motivation behind the attack was unclear. Belgian Interior Minister Jan Jambon said Tuesday that the pre-dawn incident was a “cowardly act against our policemen.” The victim was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries while the … Continue reading BRUSSELS | Policeman stabbed in Brussels, attacker shot

United States | Assistant Secretary Kevin E. Moley Travel to Belgium and Austria

United States – Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs Kevin E. Moley will travel to Brussels, Belgium, and Vienna, Austria from November 14 to November 20. In Brussels, Assistant Secretary Moley will participate in the Meeting of Executive Managers of International Organizations at the NATO Headquarters. In Vienna, Assistant Secretary Moley will consult … Continue reading United States | Assistant Secretary Kevin E. Moley Travel to Belgium and Austria