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Belgium introduces new passport design featuring domestic comics characters

Promotional photos of the new Belgian passport by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Belgium. Fair use.
On January 27, Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sophie Wilmès launched the new Belgian passport. According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs,  the new passport is more secure thanks to new security and personalization techniques, while the new original design makes it more recognizable "honoring one of the jewels of Belgian culture: the heroines and...

Vanhoutte awarded “Officer in the Order of the Crown”, he says Macedonia has a future in the EU

The Ambassador of Belgium, Anick Van Calster tonight awarded the Belgian expert and facilitator Peter Vanhoutte, the “Officer in the Order of the Crown”. As the Ambassador said, this award is given to experts and politicians who are responsible for the development of democracy and human rights. Receiving the award, Mr Vanhoutte said he was glad that tonight he is among...

Belgium will help if the situation if the media and the judiciary is improved

Macedonia, a country in crisis, is hoping for a little help from Belgium, reports Belgian press agency "Belga" after the visit of the Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders. "Belga" informs on the political crisis in the country, reminding that the government and the opposition "communicate only via public accusations, which seriousness not only undermines the institutions of the state, but...