Tag Archives: France

Mix up?

A Brussels expat magazine put it on its front page. Trump had selected a backer as ambassador to Belgium in June. The backer, no diplomatic experience of course, would reside in Brussels. Papers were dispatched to the Senate and June … Continue reading

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Research into the opposition

Now it’s called “research into the opposition”. Before this, it was dubbed “trying to ferret out spies”. Before that, it was “there was nothing going on”. Skipping a few labels , especially the ones out of Huck’s and other White … Continue reading

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Lovely legs

The current heat wave in much of Europe was predicted. Governments dispensed advise. People took measures. Most go about their business showing bare arms, lovely legs; bare more.

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Butter on the head

Several countries take steps – or pretend to take these – against wealthy tax evaders. As wealthy people have plenty money to pay clever people to think up brilliant schemes to increase wealth, while paying minimal tax, I remain sceptical … Continue reading

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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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