Eurovision 2015: Semi-Final #1 – Participants & Song Choices (Part 1)

Eurovision 2015: Semi-Final #1 – Participants & Song Choices (Part 1)

The first semi-final for this year’s Eurovision Song Contest will be held on May 19 in Vienna, Austria. The list of countries that can vote in this SF are Australia, Austria, France and Spain (the guest country, the host country, and two out of the five countries with straight-to-final-status.) The list of participants that will […]

Belgium’s Terrorist Leader Jailed for 12 Years

Belgium’s Terrorist Leader Jailed for 12 Years

Belgium’s homegrown terrorist leader, Fouad Belkacem, was sentenced to a 12-year jail term on Wednesday along with 45 members of the Sharia4Belgium organization. The organization was active between 2010 and 2012 with the goal of creating an Islamic state in Belgium. After it was dissolved, many of its members went to Syria to aid in […]

Belgium Deploys Troops for Protection After Terror Plot Discovered

Belgium Deploys Troops for Protection After Terror Plot Discovered

After the terrorist plot to kill police was discovered in Belgium and arrests made, the country has deployed hundreds of troops to provide protection for Jewish institutions and to back up the police. The government there has called up 300 soldiers to help at various locations throughout the country. After the raid on the apartment […]