Belgium in Brief: Hazard ‘too fat’, De Wever sets sail and Reynders faces the EP
Wednesday, 02 October 2019
Eden Hazard faces insults from football fans and critics over his weight, a power cut interrupts the hearing of Didier Reynders and Teen climate activists Anuna De Wever and Adelaïde Charlier embark on a transatlantic journey.
Here’s a recap of the news you might have missed this morning:
A “Black March” to denounce the conditional release of serial child killer Marc Dutroux’s accomplice is set to take place on the 23rd anniversary of a historic protest held in memory of the pair’s victims. Read more.
Teen climate activists Anuna De Wever and Adelaïde Charlier will embark on a transatlantic journey on Wednesday aboard a Brazil-bound sailing ship in order to attend a global climate summit. Read more.
The Flemish Red Cross made an urgent call for more blood donors, as the supply for all blood groups are very low. The blood supply for negative blood groups and O+ is critically low, said the Red Cross. Read more.