Tag Archives: Belgium

In Brussels

Just in case you’re thinking I might be in Brussels: nah!

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Fairly foolish

These days, I tend not to watch CNN. Far too much attention is spent on the Lump. For people like me who are fairly allergic to people like him, it triggers too many reactions.

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Brussels attacks 8

The latest development in the aftermath of the attacks on Brussels Airport and Maalbeek metro station: an employee of on of Belgium’s nuclear plants was found dead with his work pass stolen. The discovery was made Friday but only appeared … Continue reading

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Brussels Attacks 7

Suddenly, there are house searches and arrests throughout France, Belgium, Germany and other possibly more EU member states. Authorities are trying to make up for mistakes. Even in Turkey, there have been arrests of people with links to members of … Continue reading

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Brussels terrorist attacks 6

According to Le Soir, the death toll still stands at 31 people. There are  300 wounded. Four people are still not identified and about twenty are unaccounted for.

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Brussels attacks 5

Ryanair may be a price-fighter, it certainly knows when to charge a hefty amount. A group of British people had arrived in Brussels Tuesday morning and wanted to head straight back home. Under the circumstances, with Brussels in lock-down after … Continue reading

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Brussels attacks 4

While Belgium has its second official day of mourning and kept a minute silence at noon, to mourn the victims, official reactions from all over the world pour in.  These range from the sincere to the outrageously ridiculous and upsetting. … Continue reading

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Brussels attacks 3

As various media reported, a taxi driver recognised the three terrorists and contacted Belgian police, once the picture was released. He had picked the three up and drove them to Zaventem. The three men actually had so much luggage with … Continue reading

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Brussels terrorist attacks

By now, most people will have heard about the suicide bomber (at the moment only one) who blew up part of Brussels (Zavetem) airport. Shortly afterwards, Dutch and Belgium television reported there had possibly been attacks at Brussels Central (metro … Continue reading

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