Belgium’s Wallonia formally approves EU-Canada trade deal

Belgium’s Wallonia formally approves EU-Canada trade deal

The parliament of Belgium’s French-speaking southern region of Wallonia voted in favour of a planned EU-Canada trade agreement on Friday, ending its opposition that threatened to destroy the entire deal. Lawmakers in the Namur parliament of Wallonia, which led Belgian opposition to the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), voted 58 for and 5 against, […]

French investigators formally identify second church attacker

French investigators formally identify second church attacker

A day after the Islamic State (IS) group released a video purportedly showing the two jihadists who attacked a northern French church and killed a priest, investigators formally identified the second assailant on Thursday. The French prosecutor’s office on Thursday identified the second assailant who attacked a church in the Normandy town of Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray as […]

Republicans formally nominate Trump for US presidency

Republicans formally nominate Trump for US presidency

After vanquishing 16 party rivals, warring with much of the Republican establishment and provoking controversy at the party convention, Donald Trump on Tuesday secured the party’s 2016 nomination for the White House. His eldest child, Donald Trump Jr., announced the support of New York, their home state, during a roll-call vote at the Republican National […]