Tuesday

28th Mar 2017

Ticker

Belgium offers to host Syrian opposition

Belgium has offered to host an office of Syria's opposition National Coalition in Brussels, foreign minister Didier Reynders said in Morocco at a "Friends of Syria" meeting. The embassy of the Assad regime will stay open. The new office would "logistically facilitate" Nato and EU contacts with the Syrian opposition.

Analysis

Lukashenka: End of an era?

The political spring in Belarus ended just as the actual season began, but greater changes loom after 23 years of dictatorship.