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Federal justice minister Jam Jambon (N-VA) and migration secretary Theo Francken were in London on Tuesday meeting the British home secretary and prime minister.
Police raided the Globe Aroma open art studio on Rue de la Braie in the Dansaert area of Brussels on Friday afternoon, detaining seven immigrants.
One of the world’s leading newspapers, The New York Times, has referred to Belgian migration secretary Theo Francken as “the Flemish Trump”.
Federal raid police took 14 migrants into custody on Wednesday night in Brussels North Station. The group of men were transmigrants, passing through Belgium on their way to somewhere else.
A visiting professor from the Mohammed I University in Oujda, Morocco, was detained by security at Charleroi Airport over the weekend, citing that his tourist visa did not allow him to work in Belg
Despite the best efforts of federal migration minister Theo Francken, the imam of the Great Mosque in Brussels will be allowed to stay in the country.
Brussels-City will open a reception centre for transmigrants next Monday, city councillor Karine Lalieux (PS) told BX1 TV today.
Police arrested about 50 of the migrants camping in Maximilian Park in the Brussels’ canal district on Sunday night, according to reports from volunteers present in the park at the time.
Belgium is in the final stages to conclude an agreement with the United States to allow US Customs and Border Protection to check all passengers in Brussels Airport with a direct fligh